Mid-Career Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) Salary

An average Mid-Career Architect can expect to take home roughly $62K annually. Total incomes of Mid-Career Architects incorporate potential for, in a few cases, more than $8K from bonuses and close to $16K from profit sharing; these performance components cause packages to range between $49K and $89K. Work is enjoyable for Mid-Career Architects, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Men account for the majority of Mid-Career Architects who responded to the questionnaire — 61 percent to be exact. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and the greater part collect dental insurance. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$48,622 - $83,971
$49K
$62K
$84K
MEDIAN: $62,232
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$20.45 - $43.56
$20
$30
$44
MEDIAN: $30.26
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$0$89K
Salary $48,622 - $83,971
Bonus $511 - $7,989
Profit Sharing $993 - $15,513
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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$48,699 - $89,114
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 511
Hourly Data $0$51
Hourly Rate $20.45 - $43.56
Overtime $24.59 - $51.52
Annual Data $0$89K
Bonus $511 - $7,989
Profit Sharing $993 - $15,513
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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$48,699 - $89,114
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 65

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $64,337

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For Mid-Career Architects, working in the bustling city of San Francisco has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Mid-Career Architects can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Washington (+18 percent), New York (+12 percent), Los Angeles (+5 percent), and Boston (+5 percent). Mid-Career Architects in Raleigh report much lower salaries than the rest of the country — 21 percent below the national average — proving that residence is a major factor in overall pay. Two other places where employers offer below-median salaries are Portland (13 percent less) and Dallas (10 percent less).

Key Stats for Architect (but not Landscape or Naval)

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 105 votes.
5-9 years
79%
10-19 years
21%
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Skills That Affect Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) Salaries

Microsoft Excel
▲5%

▲3%


autodesk autocad
▲1%

▲1%

Project Coordinating
▲1%


Autodesk AutoCAD Architecture
▼0%

Microsoft Office
▼0%

Adobe InDesign
▼0%

National Average
$64,000



Microsoft Word
▼1%

AutoCAD Revit Architecture Suite
▼10%

AutoCAD Architecture
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 105 votes.

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 57%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
no benefits
None: 15%
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