How much does a Software Architect make?

Updated May 5, 2021
CA$112k /yr
Average Base Pay

269 salaries

CA$84k

Low

CA$112k

Average

CA$150k

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Software Architect is $112,092 in Canada. Filter by location to see Software Architect salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 269 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Architect employees.

How much should you negotiate?

See how your offer stacks up to other pay packages and negotiate confidently.

Analyse Offer

Related Job Titles

Enterprise Architect

CA$121,845

per year

View SalariesSee Open Jobs

Senior Software Developer

CA$97,849

per year

Software Manager

CA$128,306

per year

Staff Software Engineer

CA$111,315

per year

Salaries in Canada

Location

or

Find a Specific Employer

Sort:

Company

Average Base Salary in (CAD)

Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

Software Architect

CA$126,598

 /yr
Range: CA$80k - CA$155k
7 salaries
See 7 salaries from all locations

CA$80k

CA$155k

CA$80,405 - CA$155,339 Range

SAP
4.5

SAP

Software Architect

CA$118,782

 /yr
Range: CA$89k - CA$131k

CA$89k

CA$131k

CA$88,809 - CA$131,406 Range

Konrad Group
4.1

Konrad Group

Software Architect

CA$99,796

 /yr
Range: CA$94k - CA$119k

CA$94k

CA$119k

CA$93,509 - CA$118,570 Range

Ericsson-Worldwide
4

Ericsson-Worldwide

Software Architect

CA$110,032

 /yr
Range: CA$94k - CA$131k

CA$94k

CA$131k

CA$94,044 - CA$131,320 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Software Architect

CA$124,485

 /yr
Range: CA$109k - CA$142k

CA$109k

CA$142k

CA$109,243 - CA$142,452 Range

CGI
3.7

CGI

Software Architect

CA$96,414

 /yr
Range: CA$85k - CA$137k

CA$85k

CA$137k

CA$84,708 - CA$137,474 Range

Robert Half
3.7

Robert Half

Software Architect

CA$108,278

 /yr
Range: CA$98k - CA$124k

CA$98k

CA$124k

CA$97,936 - CA$123,934 Range

Is this helpful? The community relies on everyone sharing –Add Anonymous Salary
Ciena
4.2

Ciena

Software Architect

CA$137,515

 /yr
Range: CA$130k - CA$158k

CA$130k

CA$158k

CA$130,000 - CA$157,584 Range

BlackBerry
3.4

BlackBerry

Software Architect

CA$141,816

 /yr
Range: CA$132k - CA$144k

CA$132k

CA$144k

CA$131,805 - CA$144,169 Range

Shaw Communications
3.9

Shaw Communications

Software Architect

CA$94,065

 /yr
Range: CA$80k - CA$105k

CA$80k

CA$105k

CA$80,406 - CA$104,647 Range

Fujitsu
3.5

Fujitsu

Software Architect

CA$81,879

 /yr
Range: CA$78k - CA$137k

CA$78k

CA$137k

CA$77,743 - CA$137,365 Range

Oracle
3.7

Oracle

Software Architect

CA$91,468

 /yr
Range: CA$87k - CA$146k

CA$87k

CA$146k

CA$86,966 - CA$145,983 Range

iA Groupe financier
4.1

iA Groupe financier

Software Architect

CA$86,996

 /yr
Range: CA$82k - CA$87k

CA$82k

CA$87k

CA$81,939 - CA$87,321 Range

Drake International
3.8

Drake International

Software Architect

CA$123,798

 /yr
Range: CA$124k - CA$130k

CA$124k

CA$130k

CA$123,628 - CA$129,733 Range

Pacific Blue Cross
3.5

Pacific Blue Cross

Software Architect

CA$86,996

 /yr
Range: CA$81k - CA$112k

CA$81k

CA$112k

CA$81,401 - CA$111,764 Range

Maarut

Software Architect
About 

CA$114k -CA$148k

CA$114k

CA$148k

CA$114,204 - CA$148,387 Range

EmergiTel
3.8

EmergiTel

Software Architect - Hourly
About 

CA$40 -CA$72

 hourly

CA$40

CA$72

CA$40 - CA$72 Range

Amdocs
3.8

Amdocs

Software Architect
About 

CA$116k -CA$132k

CA$116k

CA$132k

CA$115,906 - CA$131,990 Range

International Financial Group
3.2

International Financial Group

Software Architect
About 

CA$118k -CA$158k

CA$118k

CA$158k

CA$118,280 - CA$158,004 Range

Cognizant Technology Solutions
3.7

Cognizant Technology Solutions

Software Architect
About 

CA$93k -CA$108k

CA$93k

CA$108k

CA$93,461 - CA$107,802 Range

Download as data Table
Viewing 1 - 10 of 2,917

Frequently asked questions about Software Architect salaries

The average salary for a Software Architect is CA$112,092 in Canada. Salaries estimates are based on 269 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Architect employees in Canada.

The highest salary for a Software Architect in Canada is CA$149,516 per year.

The lowest salary for a Software Architect in Canada is CA$84,035 per year.

See how your offer stacks up to other pay packages and negotiate confidently on our Offer Analyser.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent software architect salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$130,000
per year
A Software Architect in the Vancouver Area area reported making $130,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$23
hourly
An IPTV Applications Architect in the Ottawa Area area reported making $23 per hour
Job Highlights
Ottawa Area area
Intern
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$97,000
per year
A Software Architect in the Montreal Area area reported making $97,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$100,000
per year
A Software Architect in the Ottawa Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10 cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Ottawa Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$105,000
per year
A Software Architect in the Toronto Area area reported making $105,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$135,000
per year
A Software Architect in the Toronto Area area reported making $135,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$80,000
per year
A Software Architect in the Montreal Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$95,000
per year
An Applications Architect in the Winnipeg Area area reported making $95,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Winnipeg Area area
 
Full-time
Government