Average Design Architect Salary in Sydney, New South Wales

AU$63,707
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
AU$2,017
Bonus
AU$5,250
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The average salary for a Design Architect in Sydney, New South Wales is AU$63,707.
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AU$49k
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MEDIAN AU$63,707
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Salary
AU$49k - AU$90k
Bonus
AU$600 - AU$6k
Profit Sharing
AU$0 - AU$5k
Total Pay
AU$49k - AU$91k

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Job Description for Design Architect

Design Architect Tasks
  • Assist team in developing and implementing design concepts for both interior and building projects.
  • Mentor younger staff to develop their design skills.
  • Work with clients in the pre-design phase to generate designs.

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Popular Skills for Design Architect

Skills in Design and 3D Rendering are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk Revit Architecture, Adobe Photoshop and Autodesk AutoCAD.

Pay by Experience Level for Design Architect

An entry-level Design Architect with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$50,936 based on 47 salaries. An early career Design Architect with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$59,446 based on 178 salaries. A mid-career Design Architect with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$71,068 based on 98 salaries. An experienced Design Architect with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$79,507 based on 52 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$101,736.
Employees with Design Architect in their job title in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory (ACT) earn an average of 21.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Brisbane, Queensland (5.3% more) and Adelaide, South Australia (4.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Gold Coast, Queensland (10.0% less), Perth, Western Australia (6.4% less) and Melbourne, Victoria (3.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 385 survey responses.
Entry Level
12.2%
Early Career
46.2%
Mid Career
25.5%
Experienced
13.5%
Late Career
2.6%

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