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Java Architect Salary

$116,701 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Java Architect is $116,701 a year and $56 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Java Architect is between $81,087 and $145,197. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Java Architect. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Designs and heads, develops, and contributes to the application process by providing advice relating to the use of application framework, system and application design, coding and design standards, best practices, and system performance and availability, building java-based software solutions to meet client needs.
  • Devises and presents system architectures and strategies for assigned projects.
  • Researches, designs, and writes software to specifications, either individually or leading a team of other architects.
  • Provides technical and architectural guidance to the architectural team in areas of both design and coding.
Java Architect Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Software Developers, Systems Software

Job family population: 394,590

Estimated population of Java Architect jobs: 94,433

Rate of error: 1.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Java Architect Job Listings for United States

Java Architect
May 17
Orlando, FL, USA
Kolter Solutions
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Java architect or Lead
May 17
Webster, United States
Technocraft solutions
Java Technical Leads Architects (30 Hands On Rest of work is Design and Implementation Not Management) Positions Java architect Java Leads Location Webster, NY Contract Duration 12 months to start (2 ...
Java Architect
May 23
New York, NY, USA
Media Company
... architecture, design & development background in large scale enterprise product/applications, systems integration, package implementation and interactive design. Technical Skills: * Hands-on Java ...
Senior Java Architect
May 7
Charlotte, NC, USA
We are actively looking for Senior Java Architect with extensive experience in Cloud, data and migration. This is a customer facing role that requires around 15 years of experience in Java server ...
Java Architect
May 3
Bentonville, United States
Pactera Technology NA, Inc.
Role Java Application Architect Location Bentonville, AR Duration 6+ Months Rate DOE Design overall Design ,architecture of the web application. Maintain quality and ensure responsiveness of ...
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