Entry-Level Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) Salary (United States)

An Entry-Level Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) earns an average salary of $46,181 per year. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job.
Entry-Level Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) Total Pay (?
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$35,065 - $60,456
(Median)
35K
46K
52K
60K
MEDIAN: $46,181
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Entry-Level Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) Total Pay (?
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$13.79 - $27.33
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$35,065 - $60,456  
   
Bonus
$5.00 - $4,968  
Profit Sharing
$487.96 - $5,042  
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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$34,163 - $61,624  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,070
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$13.79 - $27.33  
   
Overtime
$15.78 - $39.46  
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$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$5.00 - $4,968  
   
Profit Sharing
$487.96 - $5,042  
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).
)
$34,163 - $61,624  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,070
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Pay Difference By Location

San Francisco
up arrow 13%
National Average
$46,000
Los Angeles
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Chicago
up arrow 11%
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 10%
AutoCAD Revit Architecture Suite
up arrow 7%
AutoCAD Architecture
up arrow 6%
Design
up arrow 4%
Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 4%
Graphic Design
up arrow 3%
Autodesk Revit Architecture
up arrow 1%
Microsoft Office
0%
Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
0%
National Average
$46,000
AutoCAD
up arrow 1%
3D Rendering
up arrow 2%
Autodesk 3ds Max
up arrow 2%
Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 3%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 5%
Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 6%

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Gender

Female
34%
female alumni
 
Male
66%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 78% dental benefits Dental: 50%
vision benefits Vision: 32% employee benefits None: 20%
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