Design Architect in Pittsburgh Salary

A Design Architect in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania earns an average salary of $50,398 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Project Management, Design, 3D Rendering, and AutoCAD.

$39,065 - $93,701
$39K
$50K
$94K
MEDIAN: $50,398
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$39,065 - $93,701  
   
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$2,499  
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$39,346 - $86,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 11
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About Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
304,385
Male:
149,690 (49.2%)
Female:
154,695 (50.8%)
Pittsburgh (/ˈpɪtsbərɡ/ PITS-burg) is a city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the United States, and is the county seat of Allegheny County. The Combined Statistical Area (CSA) population of 2,659,937 is the largest in both the Ohio Valley and Appalachia, the second-largest in Pennsylvania after Philadelphia and the 20th-largest in the U.S. Located at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers, which form the Ohio River, Pittsburgh is known as both "the Steel City" for its more than 300 steel-related businesses, and as the "City of Bridges" for its 446 bridges. The city features 30 skyscrapers, two inclines, a pre-revolutionary fortification and the Point State Park at the confluence of the rivers. The city developed as a vital link of the Atlantic coast and Midwest. The mineral-rich Allegheny Mountains made the area coveted by the French and British empires, Virginia, Whiskey Rebels, and Civil War raiders. Aside from steel,...
Pittsburgh:
$41,293
Pennsylvania:
$55,702
$858
Pittsburgh:
$108,400
Pennsylvania:
$170,600
4.3%

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Key Stats for Design Architect

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
14%
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Experience Affects Design Architect Salaries

Experienced
▲25%

Mid-Career
▲23%

National Average
$51,000

Entry-Level
▼18%

Skills That Affect Design Architect Salaries

Project Management
▲33%

Design
▲28%

3D Rendering
▲19%

AutoCAD
▲11%

Adobe Photoshop
▲9%

AutoCAD Revit Architecture Suite
▲2%

Autodesk Revit Architecture
▼0%

National Average
$51,000

autodesk autocad
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 42%
dental benefits
None: 17%
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