A Design Architect earns an average salary of NZ$58,247 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

NZ$40,434 - NZ$86,858
NZ$40K
NZ$58K
NZ$87K
MEDIAN: NZ$58,247
10%
50%
90%

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NZ$19.87 - NZ$38.25
NZ$20
NZ$26
NZ$38
MEDIAN: NZ$26.10
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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NZ$0NZ$31KNZ$62KNZ$93K
Salary
NZ$40,434 - NZ$86,858  
   
Bonus
NZ$0.00 - NZ$5,960  
Profit Sharing
NZ$3,000  
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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NZ$40,902 - NZ$92,300  
Country: New Zealand | Currency: NZD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 86
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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NZ$0NZ$23NZ$46NZ$69
Hourly Rate
NZ$19.87 - NZ$38.25  
   
Overtime
NZ$35.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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NZ$0NZ$50KNZ$100KNZ$150K
Bonus
NZ$0.00 - NZ$5,960  
   
Profit Sharing
NZ$3,000  
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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NZ$40,902 - NZ$92,300  
Country: United States | Currency: NZD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 18

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Pay by Experience Level for Design Architect

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: NZ$57,785

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Key Stats for Design Architect

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
5%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Design Architect Salaries

Experienced
▲47%

Late-Career
▲33%

Mid-Career
▲20%

National Average
NZ$58,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Design Architect Salaries

ArchiCAD
▲2%

National Average
NZ$58,000


Graphic Design
▼1%


AutoCAD
▼6%

Adobe Photoshop
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 13%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision:
dental benefits
None: 85%
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