New York Architectural Designers take home approximately $55K annually on average. Women Architectural Designers in New York, N.Y. who took the survey just slightly outnumber men. Though the majority of Architectural Designers in New York do not report high levels of job satisfaction, most are moderately content with their role. While slightly more than a fifth report receiving no health benefits, a strong majority do receive medical coverage, and a little more than half have dental, as well. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$43,520 - $73,900
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$55K
$74K
MEDIAN: $55,385
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$15.15 - $52.03
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$43,520 - $73,900  
   
Bonus
$300.00 - $4,039  
Profit Sharing
$1,526  
Total Pay (?
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$43,230 - $74,874  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 197
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$15.15 - $52.03  
   
Overtime
$25.17 - $40.47  
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$300.00 - $4,039  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,526  
Total Pay (?
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$43,230 - $74,874  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 17

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About New York, New York

Kings County, New York
8,550,405
Male:
4,081,698 (47.7%)
Female:
4,468,707 (52.3%)
The City of New York, often called New York City or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States. Located at the southern tip of the state of New York, the city is the center of the New York metropolitan area, one of the most populous urban agglomerations in the world. With a U.S. Census Bureau-estimated 2015 population of 8,550,405 distributed over a land area of just 305 square miles (790 km2), New York is also the most densely populated major city in the United States. A global power city, New York City exerts a significant impact upon commerce, finance, media, art, fashion, research, technology, education, and entertainment, its fast pace defining the term New York minute. Home to the headquarters of the United Nations, New York is an important center for international diplomacy and has been described as the cultural and financial capital of the world. Situated...
New York, NY:
$55,752
New York:
$60,850
$1,317
New York, NY:
$538,300
New York:
$293,500
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Pay by Experience Level for Architectural Designer

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


More years of relevant experience do not necessarily translate to higher paychecks. Those in the early stages of their career can expect to make around $54K; however, individuals with five to 10 years of experience bring in $67K on average — a distinctly larger sum. The average pay reported by folks with 10 to 20 years of experience is around $71K. As Architectural Designers in New York, N.Y. reach more than two decades on the job, compensation remains commensurate with experience; the average pay in this group is $75K.

Key Stats for Architectural Designer

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.
063
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
2%
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Experience Affects Architectural Designer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 34%

Experienced
up arrow 26%


National Average
$56,000


Skills That Affect Architectural Designer Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 9%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Project Coordinating
up arrow 1%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 1%

National Average
$56,000

autodesk autocad
up arrow 1%

3D Rendering
up arrow 1%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 1%

Autodesk AutoCAD Architecture
up arrow 1%

Design
up arrow 2%

Autodesk Revit Architecture
up arrow 2%

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 2%

Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 7%

AutoCAD Architecture
up arrow 8%

Graphic Design
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
vision benefits
Vision: 38%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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