Experienced Architectural Designer Salary (United States)

The average salary for an Experienced Architectural Designer is $60,311 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Graphic Design, Adobe Illustrator, and Adobe InDesign.
Experienced Architectural Designer Total Pay (?
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$40,771 - $88,253
(Median)
41K
60K
73K
88K
MEDIAN: $60,310
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Experienced Architectural Designer Total Pay (?
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$17.93 - $39.87
(Median)
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21
25
31
40
MEDIAN: $25.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$40,771 - $88,253  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,015  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $9,787  
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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$40,184 - $88,588  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 329
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$17.93 - $39.87  
   
Overtime
$19.78 - $48.72  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,015  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $9,787  
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).
)
$40,184 - $88,588  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 329
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Pay Difference By Location

Boston
up arrow 22%
Los Angeles
up arrow 12%
Minneapolis
up arrow 5%
National Average
$60,000
Dallas
up arrow 10%
Houston
up arrow 13%
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Skills That Affect Experienced Architectural Designer Salaries

Graphic Design
up arrow 16%
Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 15%
Adobe InDesign
up arrow 14%
Autodesk Revit Architecture
up arrow 9%
AutoCAD Revit Architecture Suite
up arrow 9%
Design
up arrow 6%
3D Rendering
up arrow 6%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%
Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 3%
Project Management
up arrow 3%
Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 1%
National Average
$60,000
AutoCAD
up arrow 1%
Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
up arrow 1%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 5%
AutoCAD Architecture
up arrow 6%

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Gender

Female
32%
female alumni
 
Male
68%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 71% dental benefits Dental: 45%
vision benefits Vision: 33% employee benefits None: 27%
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