An average Mid-Career Intern Architect can expect to take home roughly $49K annually. Cash earnings for Mid-Career Intern Architects — including $5K in bonuses and $3K in profit sharing proceeds near the top of the pay scale — generally stretch from $38K to $62K depending on individual performance. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Unfortunately, some people in this line of work are without benefits — one in four lack coverage. On the flip side, a strong majority have medical insurance and around half receive dental plans. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$39,662 - $60,124
$40K
$49K
$60K
MEDIAN: $48,580
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$15.05 - $25.57
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$21
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MEDIAN: $21.21
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$39,662 - $60,124  
   
Bonus
$497.13 - $4,857  
Profit Sharing
$988 - $3,041  
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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$38,311 - $61,660  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 195
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$15.05 - $25.57  
   
Overtime
$17.04 - $39.42  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$497.13 - $4,857  
   
Profit Sharing
$988 - $3,041  
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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$38,311 - $61,660  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 63

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $49,282

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Greenville is home to an above-average pay rate for Mid-Career Intern Architects, 15 percent higher than the national average. Mid-Career Intern Architects can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like San Francisco (+14 percent), Seattle (+7 percent), Atlanta (+6 percent), and Dallas (+6 percent). Chicago is the lowest-paying area, 15 percent south of the national average. Employers in Detroit and San Antonio also lean toward paying below-median salaries (12 percent less).

Key Stats for Intern Architect

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 33 votes.
089
5-9 years
90%
10-19 years
10%
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Skills That Affect Intern Architect Salaries

AutoCAD Revit Architecture Suite
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Project Coordinating
up arrow 3%

Project Management
up arrow 3%

Autodesk Revit Architecture
0%

3D Rendering
0%

National Average
$49,000

Design
up arrow 1%

Autodesk AutoCAD Architecture
up arrow 1%

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 2%


autodesk autocad
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 5%

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
up arrow 5%

AutoCAD Architecture
up arrow 6%

up arrow 7%

Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 33 votes.

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
dental benefits
None: 26%
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