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Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) Salary

An Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) earns an average salary of $56,825 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Project Management, Microsoft Excel, Design, Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD), and Green Building. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.
$40,237 - $85,939
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MEDIAN: $56,824
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$16.43 - $40.63
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National Salary Data

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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$40,237 - $85,939  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,927  
Profit Sharing
$982 - $8,655  
Commission
$0.00 - $29,361  
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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$40,119 - $88,884  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,180
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$16.43 - $40.63  
   
Overtime
$19.44 - $44.35  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,927  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $29,361  
Profit Sharing
$982 - $8,655  
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).
)
$40,119 - $88,884  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 410
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Job Description for Architect (but not Landscape or Naval)

An architect designs buildings, and oversees the construction of the buildings they have designed. Being an architect is a very important job, and therefore those hoping to join this career must have advanced education and licensure. Architecture is a legally protected field, meaning that those without these requirements can not practice architecture.

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Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) Tasks

  • Review and process shop drawings, maintain and record changes on project during construction administration.
  • Prepare architectural working drawings and specifications.
  • Coordinate all engineering drawings with architectural and interior design drawings.
  • Work on multiple projects concurrently in various stages of preparation and construction.

Common Career Paths for Architect (but not Landscape or Naval)


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Pay by Experience Level for Architect (but not Landscape or Naval)

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

Pay Difference by Location

Related Job Salaries

Experience Affects Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) Salaries



National Average
$58,000



Skills That Affect Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) Salaries



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AutoCAD Architecture
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AutoCAD Revit Architecture Suite
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National Average
$58,000

AutoCAD
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 844 votes.

Gender

Female
28 %
Male
72 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 53%
vision benefits Vision: 35% employee benefits None: 17%