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Architectural Designer Salary in San Francisco

The average salary for an Architectural Designer in San Francisco, California is $54,097 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$41,027 - $72,319
(Median)
$41K
$54K
$72K
MEDIAN: $54,097
10%
50%
90%

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$18.86 - $45.30
(Median)
$19
$25
$45
MEDIAN: $25.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary 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$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$41,027 - $72,319  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,183  
Profit Sharing
$200.00 - $2,500  
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).
)
$40,998 - $76,594  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 129
National Hourly Rate 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$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$18.86 - $45.30  
   
Overtime
$14.75 - $45.02  
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.
)
$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,183  
   
Profit Sharing
$200.00 - $2,500  
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).
)
$40,998 - $76,594  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 38

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Experience Affects Architectural Designer in San Francisco, California Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 48%


National Average
$55,000


Skills That Affect Architectural Designer in San Francisco, California Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 9%

Autodesk Revit Architecture
up arrow 3%

Design
up arrow 3%

AutoCAD Architecture
up arrow 3%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 2%

National Average
$55,000

3D Rendering
up arrow 1%

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 3%

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
up arrow 3%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 5%

AutoCAD
up arrow 6%

AutoCAD Revit Architecture Suite
up arrow 6%

Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 7%

Graphic Design
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 47 votes.

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 57%
vision benefits Vision: 41% employee benefits None: 10%
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