The average pay for an Architectural Designer is AU$59,054 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. A skill in Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD) is associated with high pay for this job. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

AU$46,012 - AU$83,250
AU$46K
AU$59K
AU$83K
MEDIAN: AU$59,363
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AU$22.00 - AU$44.59
AU$22
AU$32
AU$45
MEDIAN: AU$32.21
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$30KAU$60KAU$90K
Salary
AU$46,012 - AU$83,250  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$8,000  
Profit Sharing
AU$0.00  
Total Pay (?
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AU$46,493 - AU$87,253  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 82
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$15AU$30AU$45
Hourly Rate
AU$22.00 - AU$44.59  
   
Overtime
AU$33.25  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$30KAU$60KAU$90K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$8,000  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$0.00  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$46,493 - AU$87,253  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 29

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Pay by Experience Level for Architectural Designer

Pay by Experience for an Architectural Designer has a positive trend. An entry-level Architectural Designer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 63 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Architectural Designer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 31 salaries. An experienced Architectural Designer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $80,000 based on 23 salaries. An Architectural Designer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $92,000 based on 5 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$60,283

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Key Stats for Architectural Designer

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Architectural Designer Salaries

Late-Career
▲53%

▲33%

▲2%

National Average
AU$60,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Architectural Designer Salaries

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
▲12%


ArchiCAD
▼0%

National Average
AU$60,000

AutoCAD
▼1%

Adobe Photoshop
▼1%

Adobe InDesign
▼2%


Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 5%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 95%
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