The average salary for a Design Architect in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is $59,352 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$41,428 - $85,788
$41K
$59K
$86K
MEDIAN: $59,352
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50%
90%

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$16.50 - $34.00
$23
MEDIAN: $22.89
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Salary
$41,428 - $85,788  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,851  
Total Pay (?
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$41,723 - $105,989  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 46
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$22.89  
   
Overtime
$23.57  
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,851  
   
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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$41,723 - $105,989  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7

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About Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
1,567,442
Male:
741,270 (47.3%)
Female:
826,172 (52.7%)
Philadelphia (/ˌfɪləˈdɛlfiə/) is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the fifth-most populous in the United States, with an estimated population in 2014 of 1,560,297. In the Northeastern United States, at the confluence of the Delaware and Schuylkill rivers, Philadelphia is the economic and cultural anchor of the Delaware Valley, a metropolitan area home to 7.2 million people and the eighth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. In 1682, William Penn founded the city to serve as capital of the Pennsylvania Colony. Philadelphia played an instrumental role in the American Revolution as a meeting place for the Founding Fathers of the United States, who signed the Declaration of Independence in 1776 and the Constitution in 1787. Philadelphia was one of the nation's capitals in the Revolutionary War, and served as temporary U.S. capital while Washington, D.C., was under construction. In the 19th century, Philadelphia became a major industrial center...
Philadelphia:
$41,233
Pennsylvania:
$55,702
$952
Philadelphia:
$150,700
Pennsylvania:
$170,600
6.6%

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Pay by Experience Level for Design Architect

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Design Architect

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
041
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Design Architect Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 89%


National Average
$60,000



Skills That Affect Design Architect Salaries

Project Coordinating
up arrow 9%

up arrow 8%

Autodesk AutoCAD Architecture
up arrow 8%

Project Management
up arrow 7%


Microsoft Word
up arrow 4%


National Average
$60,000



Adobe InDesign
up arrow 5%

up arrow 6%

3D Rendering
up arrow 7%

Autodesk Revit Architecture
up arrow 8%

AutoCAD Revit Architecture Suite
up arrow 11%

3D Max
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 53%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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