An Architectural Designer in San Francisco, California earns an average salary of $52,649 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Project Management and Project Coordinating. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. Experience strongly influences income for this job.

$44,299 - $75,197
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MEDIAN: $52,649
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$20.00 - $30.75
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MEDIAN: $23.46
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$44,299 - $75,197  
   
Bonus
$197.74 - $4,085  
Profit Sharing
$1,100  
Total Pay (?
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$44,892 - $77,287  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 78
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$20.00 - $30.75  
   
Overtime
$13.25 - $58.50  
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$197.74 - $4,085  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,100  
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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$44,892 - $77,287  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 34

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About San Francisco, California

San Francisco County, California
864,816
Male:
439,752 (50.8%)
Female:
425,064 (49.2%)
San Francisco (SF) (/sæn frənˈsɪskoʊ/), officially the City and County of San Francisco, is the cultural, commercial, and financial center of Northern California and the only consolidated city-county in California. San Francisco is about 46.9 square miles (121 km2) in area. It is located on the north end of the San Francisco Peninsula. It is the smallest county in the state. It has a density of about 18,451 people per square mile (7,124 people per km2), making it the most densely settled large city (population greater than 200,000) in the state of California and the second-most densely populated major city in the United States after New York City. San Francisco is the fourth-most populous city in California, after Los Angeles, San Diego, and San Jose, and the 13th-most populous city in the United States—with a Census-estimated 2015 population of 864,816. The city and its surrounding areas are known as the San...
San Francisco:
$92,094
California:
$64,500
$1,659
San Francisco:
$941,400
California:
$449,100
3.6%

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Key Stats for Architectural Designer

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
067
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
1%
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Experience Affects Architectural Designer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 49%


National Average
$53,000


Skills That Affect Architectural Designer Salaries

Project Coordinating
up arrow 13%

Project Management
up arrow 13%

AutoCAD Architecture
up arrow 2%

National Average
$53,000

Autodesk Revit Architecture
up arrow 1%

AutoCAD Revit Architecture Suite
up arrow 1%

AutoCAD
up arrow 2%


3D Rendering
up arrow 3%

Design
up arrow 3%

Autodesk AutoCAD Architecture
up arrow 4%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 5%

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 6%

Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 7%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 8%

Graphic Design
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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