Average Salary for Southern California Institute of Architecture Alumni

The Southern California Institute of Architecture is a university based in Los Angeles, Calif. that is home to around zero undergraduates. The information for this snapshot was generated by alumni responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Southern California Institute of Architecture Alumni

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Design Architect
9 salaries
$59,995  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 27 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 16
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About This School

960 E. 3rd Street
Los Angeles, CA 90013-1822

www.sciarc.edu

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Private School

50 %

48 %


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Industry

The architectural services industry is the sector most highly represented among alumni. Following graduation, Southern California Institute of Architecture students earn an average of $57K.

Locations

Los Angeles is a popular place for Southern California Institute of Architecture students to settle after graduation, and the larger part of grads find steadfast employment in the city.

Degree Major

A Bachelor of Architecture (BArch) will compensate Southern California Institute of Architecture grads at a much higher rate than other degrees — these alums rake in around $78K on average per year. Those with a Master of Architecture (MArch) face salaries on the lower end, coming in at an average about $61K per year.

Skills

Many Southern California Institute of Architecture grads have knowledge of AutoCAD, with the greater part of alumni using this program on the clock. Competency in Autodesk Revit Architecture translates into above-average pay for Southern California Institute of Architecture grads — they earn 37 percent more than their fellow graduates. 3D Rendering, Adobe Photoshop, and Project Management are desirable skills as well.

Benefits and Perks

Only about two-fifths of alumni enjoy paid vacation and two-fifths of alumni receive sick leave. More than half of former students report contributing to a 401(k). The larger part of alums have medical plans, and just over half of the graduates have dental insurance. Southern California Institute of Architecture grads are also lucky enough to receive a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, a company-subsidized cell phone, and life insurance.

Related Schools

Alumni of California College of the Arts pick up average paychecks of $58K, which is closest to the amount made by Southern California Institute of Architecture grads among similar schools. The American Film Institute Conservatory, Otis College of Art and Design, and Art Center College of Design are also similar to Southern California Institute of Architecture.

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Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores 1453 1871
ACT Scores 19 23

Key Stats for Southern California Institute of Architecture

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %
Salary
$53,383
Salary
$39,156 - $84,355
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
45%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
$38,660 - $73,698

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