Software Architect salary in San Jose Metro Area, CA

Average salary
$207,000/yr
Based on 54 income tax records
Total salary range: is $165,500 - $313,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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How much do Software Architects make?
The average total salary for a Software Architect is $207,000 per year. This is based on data from 54 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Software Architect and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Software Architect salary can vary between $118,000 to $588,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Software Architect salary by location

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Fremont, CA
16 income tax records
$244,000/yr
$189K – $313K
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San Jose, CA
24 income tax records
$224,500/yr
$168K – $310K
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San Francisco, CA
12 income tax records
$184,000/yr
$146K – $218K

Software Architect salary by company

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Software Architect demographics in San Jose Metro Area, CA

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19% are single
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81% are married
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64% have kids
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70% own a home

Software Architect salaries by age in San Jose Metro Area, CA

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$58,875
$117,750
$176,625
$235,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Software Architects in San Jose Metro Area, CA

54 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a software architect in San Jose Metro Area, CA is $207,000 per year. Software architect salaries in San Jose Metro Area, CA can vary between $118,000 to $588,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 54 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as software architect.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for software architects near San Jose Metro Area, CA: Fremont, CA ($244,000 a year), San Jose, CA ($224,500 a year), and San Francisco, CA ($184,000 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.