Architectural Designer in Boston, Massachusetts Salary

Architectural Designers in Boston, Mass. take home an average $52K per year. While some workers in this profession — somewhere between a fifth and a fourth — do not have any health coverage, a fair number do receive medical benefits and the larger part have dental insurance. For the most part, Architectural Designers in Boston enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Female Boston Architectural Designers are more common than men among those who completed the survey; more than half (62 percent) are women. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$41,372 - $63,193
$41K
$52K
$63K
MEDIAN: $51,904
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$18.22 - $31.63
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MEDIAN: $25.90
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$41,372 - $63,193  
   
Bonus
$302.01 - $3,939  
Profit Sharing
$725  
Total Pay (?
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$42,020 - $66,173  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 74
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$18.22 - $31.63  
   
Overtime
$38.77  
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$302.01 - $3,939  
   
Profit Sharing
$725  
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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$42,020 - $66,173  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 11

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About Boston, Massachusetts

Suffolk County, Massachusetts
669,469
Male:
322,149 (48.1%)
Female:
347,320 (51.9%)
Boston (pronounced /ˈbɒstən/ BOSS-tən) is the capital and most populous city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States. Boston is also the seat of Suffolk County, although the county government was disbanded on July 1, 1999. The city proper covers 48 square miles (124 km2) with an estimated population of 667,137 in 2015, making it the largest city in New England and the 23rd most populous city in the United States. The city is the economic and cultural anchor of a substantially larger metropolitan area called Greater Boston, home to 4.7 million people and the tenth-largest metropolitan statistical area in the country. Greater Boston as a commuting region is home to 8.1 million people, making it the sixth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. One of the oldest cities in the United States, Boston was founded on the Shawmut Peninsula in 1630 by Puritan settlers from England. It was the scene...
Boston:
$58,263
Massachusetts:
$70,628
$1,423
Boston:
$453,000
Massachusetts:
$352,100
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Key Stats for Architectural Designer

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
67%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
1%
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Experience Affects Architectural Designer Salaries

▲12%

Experienced
▲4%

National Average
$53,000

▼3%

Skills That Affect Architectural Designer Salaries


Project Coordinating
▲4%


National Average
$53,000

▼1%

Design
▼1%




Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
▼3%

AutoCAD Architecture
▼4%

Autodesk AutoCAD Architecture
▼4%



AutoCAD Revit Architecture Suite
▼7%

▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
67%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 32%
no benefits
None: 23%