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Architectural Job Captain Salary

An Architectural Job Captain earns an average salary of $54,776 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.
$41,499 - $70,481
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $54,775
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$17.92 - $31.10
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MEDIAN: $24.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$41,499 - $70,481  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,909  
Profit Sharing
$50.17 - $5,152  
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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$41,260 - $71,189  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 533
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$17.92 - $31.10  
   
Overtime
$17.41 - $41.88  
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.
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,909  
   
Profit Sharing
$50.17 - $5,152  
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).
)
$41,260 - $71,189  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 176
United States (change)

Job Description for Architectural Job Captain

A project lead or lead architect oversees a team of architects and draftsmen working on a architectural project. The architectural job captain oversees the work of architects and draftsmen, reporting progress and issues to the project lead as needed. They ensure that the team stays on schedule and executes schematics that conform to the requirements of the project leader or designer. The job captain works as an architect and may participate in the creation of drawings and drafts. They usually help create needed drawings using computer-aided drafting software (CAD). In their supervisory role, the job captain also reviews the drawings of the rest of the architectural team, suggests revisions, and has other draftsmen update designs on those suggestions.

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Architectural Job Captain Tasks

  • Ensure building designs are structurally sound and functional, as well as aesthetically in line with the developer's ideas.
  • Coordinate with project leadership team to develop execution plan.
  • Lead a team of architects, structural engineers, draftsmen and general contractors during a large building project.

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Pay by Experience Level for Architectural Job Captain

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Architectural Job Captain Reviews

What is it like working as an Architectural Job Captain?
Architectural Job Captain in Mesa:
"Self manage projects."
Pros: Self managing my projects. Opinions are voiced and heard, lots of opportunity to design, learn construction methods, and hands-on experience working in the field and construction sites. Coordinating with other engineers, learning from contractors, and working to better communicate with our clients.
Cons: Sometimes long hours are spent at the office. Weekend work and not getting paid overtime.

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Experience Affects Architectural Job Captain Salaries




National Average
$55,000


Skills That Affect Architectural Job Captain Salaries


Project Coordinating
up arrow 4%

Autodesk Revit Architecture
up arrow 2%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 1%

Project Management
up arrow 1%

AutoCAD
0%

Microsoft Office
0%

Microsoft Word
0%

National Average
$55,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 187 votes.

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
53%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 67%
vision benefits Vision: 44% employee benefits None: 11%