The average pay for a Design Architect is R253,146 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Project Management, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft Office. Experience strongly influences salary for this job.

R118,312 - R470,669
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MEDIAN: R261,792
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Salary R118,312 - R470,669
Bonus R0.00 - R49,889
Profit Sharing R14,775
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R119,600 - R498,932
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 166

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Pay by Experience Level for Design Architect

Pay by Experience for a Design Architect has a positive trend. An entry-level Design Architect with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R222,000 based on 123 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Design Architect with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R303,000 based on 49 salaries. An experienced Design Architect which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R490,000 based on 23 salaries. A Design Architect with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R600,000 based on 12 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R268,857

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Q: What is it like working as a Design Architect?

Design Architect in Johannesburg:
"Challenging."
Pros: Flexibility in office hours and site management.
Cons: Continuously high stress levels.

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Key Stats for Design Architect

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Design Architect Salaries

▲123%

▲82%

▲13%

National Average
R269,000

▼18%

Skills That Affect Design Architect Salaries

Project Management
▲80%



▲4%

National Average
R269,000





▼11%

▼14%

ArchiCAD
▼27%

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 26%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 73%
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