The median total income of Landscape Architects with Construction Estimating skills is around $62K, and for the average worker in this area, a good chunk of that (nearly one in three, in fact) comes from commissions. Total cash compensation to Landscape Architects with Construction Estimating skills bottoms out near $42K and approaches $89K on the high end; the biggest paychecks include approximately $10K from bonuses and almost $6K from profit sharing. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by career duration. A strong majority enjoy medical while a little more than half get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to just over two-fifths. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Making up 74 percent of those who took the survey, male Landscape Architects with Construction Estimating skills greatly outnumber their female counterparts. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$43,288 - $86,723
$43K
$61K
$87K
MEDIAN: $60,755
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$15.59 - $38.63
$16
$25
$39
MEDIAN: $24.95
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$43,288 - $86,723  
   
Bonus
$491.59 - $9,620  
Profit Sharing
$98.63 - $6,183  
Commission
$20,000  
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).
)
$41,887 - $89,396  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 192
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$15.59 - $38.63  
   
Overtime
$11.15 - $59.18  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$491.59 - $9,620  
   
Commission
$20,000  
Profit Sharing
$98.63 - $6,183  
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).
)
$41,887 - $89,396  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 33

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

Landscape Architect Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay by Experience Level for Landscape Architect

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


For many Landscape Architects with Construction Estimating skills, experience and pay levels seem to be correlated; more years in the business generally lead to more money. Average salaries for inexperienced employees average out to around $49K, but folks who have five to 10 years of experience earn a higher median of $58K. On average, Landscape Architects with Construction Estimating skills make $72K following one to two decades on the job. Individuals who have achieved more than 20 years of experience don't seem to earn much more than people who have 10 to 20 years under their belts; the more senior group reports an average income of $76K.

Key Stats for Landscape Architect

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 43 votes.
033
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
18%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Landscape Architect Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 23%

Experienced
up arrow 17%

National Average
$62,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

Entry-Level
up arrow 20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 43 votes.

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 53%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
dental benefits
None: 20%
ADVERTISEMENT