A Design Architect in Kansas City, Missouri earns an average salary of $55,258 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Microsoft Office, 3D Max, Project Coordinating, AutoCAD Revit Architecture Suite, and AutoCAD. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$39,838 - $72,883
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MEDIAN: $55,257
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$39,838 - $72,883  
   
Bonus
$503 - $8,109  
Profit Sharing
$2,250  
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$40,522 - $76,982  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 35

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About Kansas City, Missouri

Jackson County, Missouri
475,361
Male:
228,430 (48.1%)
Female:
246,931 (51.9%)
Kansas City is the largest city in the U.S. state of Missouri and the sixth largest city in the Midwest. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the city had an estimated population of 475,378 in 2015, making it the 36th largest city by population in the United States. It is the anchor city of the Kansas City metropolitan area, which straddles the Kansas–Missouri border. Kansas City was founded in the 1830s as a Missouri River port at its confluence with the Kansas River coming in from the west. On June 1, 1850 the town of Kansas was incorporated; shortly after came the establishment of the Kansas Territory. Confusion between the two ensued and the name Kansas City was assigned to distinguish them soon thereafter. Sitting on Missouri's western border, with Downtown near the confluence of the Kansas and Missouri rivers, the modern city encompasses some 319.03 square miles (826.3 km2), making it...
Kansas City:
$50,259
Missouri:
$50,238
$833
Kansas City:
$138,400
Missouri:
$147,800
3.5%

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Key Stats for Design Architect

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Design Architect Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 30%


National Average
$56,000


Skills That Affect Design Architect Salaries

Microsoft Office
up arrow 30%

3D Max
up arrow 28%

Project Coordinating
up arrow 21%

AutoCAD Revit Architecture Suite
up arrow 20%

AutoCAD
up arrow 17%

Design
up arrow 17%


Autodesk Revit Architecture
up arrow 9%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 3%

AutoCAD Architecture
up arrow 2%

Autodesk 3ds Max
up arrow 2%

3D Rendering
up arrow 1%

National Average
$56,000

Autodesk AutoCAD Architecture
up arrow 3%

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 7%

Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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