Project Manager, Architecture Salary

Architecture Project Managers in the United States with more than 10 years of experience in their profession represent just under two-thirds of Architecture Project Managers. Salaries average out to around $71K per year and spread from $49K to $104K per year. Final cash compensation to Architecture Project Managers varies from around $49K to approximately $104K; choice pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $10K and $8K, respectively. Compensation for this group is mainly affected by the particular firm, but years of experience and geography are influential factors as well. Job satisfaction for Architecture Project Managers is high. Architecture Project Managers who participated in the survey are largely men, dominating at 64 percent. A large number enjoy medical while a little over a half get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to more than two-fifths. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$48,646 - $99,346
$49K
$71K
$99K
MEDIAN: $71,406
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50%
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$19.33 - $44.13
$19
$27
$44
MEDIAN: $27.04
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$0$103K
Salary $48,646 - $99,346
Bonus $512 - $10,130
Profit Sharing $490.35 - $7,757
Commission $9,500
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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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$48,579 - $103,896
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,145
Hourly Data $0$60
Hourly Rate $19.33 - $44.13
Overtime $19.49 - $60.56
Annual Data $0$103K
Bonus $512 - $10,130
Commission $9,500
Profit Sharing $490.35 - $7,757
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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$48,579 - $103,896
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 175

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Job Description for Project Manager, Architecture

Project managers, architecture are responsible for managing architecture projects on behalf of their organization. They are in charge of managing different aspects of the projects, which include facilitating design tasks and providing technical advice for architecture concepts.

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Project Manager, Architecture Tasks

  • Responsible for coordinating the architectural project; including design, construction, millwork, shop drawing review, budget and schedule maintenance.
  • Coordinate with various consultants.
  • Coordinate project's program requirements with in-house departments.

Common Career Paths for Project Manager, Architecture


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Though not the most common occurrence, Architecture Project Managers sometimes become Principal Architects, where the average income is $139K per year. Architecture Project Managers most often advance into Architect and Design Architect positions even though the median salaries are $14K lower and $16K lower, respectively.

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Popular Employer Salaries for Project Manager, Architecture


The biggest paychecks can be found at Gensler — the median salary there is $99K; however, employees are subject to a wide range in pay, with the lowest salaries sitting near $67K and highest ones in the neighborhood of $157K.

Popular Skills for Project Manager, Architecture


Architecture Project Managers seem to exploit a large range of skills on the job. Most notably, skills in Project Management, Client Interaction, Autodesk Revit Architecture, and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that seem to negatively impact pay include AutoDesk, 3D Rendering, and AutoCAD Architecture. Those educated in Client Interaction tend to be well versed in AutoCAD. A tool kit that includes Project Management also typically contains Microsoft Office.

Pay by Experience Level for Project Manager, Architecture

Pay by Experience for a Project Manager, Architecture has a positive trend. An entry-level Project Manager, Architecture with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 283 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Project Manager, Architecture with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $66,000 based on 458 salaries. An experienced Project Manager, Architecture which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $76,000 based on 633 salaries. A Project Manager, Architecture with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $88,000 based on 323 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $71,842

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Architecture Project Managers, busy Portland offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 16 percent above the national average. Architecture Project Managers will also find cushy salaries in Boston (+15 percent), San Francisco (+15 percent), New York (+11 percent), and Seattle (+11 percent). Those in the field find the lowest salaries in Miami, 12 percent below the national average. Employers pay around 11 percent less in Phoenix and 7 percent less in Houston, below-median salaries for those in this field.

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Key Stats for Project Manager, Architecture

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 219 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
25%
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Experience Affects Project Manager, Architecture Salaries

▲22%

▲5%

National Average
$72,000

▼7%

▼26%

Skills That Affect Project Manager, Architecture Salaries



National Average
$72,000

Autodesk Revit Architecture
▼1%

Project Coordinating
▼2%

▼2%

Microsoft Excel
▼2%








▼14%

▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 219 votes.

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
no benefits
None: 16%
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