Average Design Architect with Design Skills Salary in Australia

AU$65,832
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
AU$2,500
Bonus
AU$500
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The average salary for a Design Architect with Design skills in Australia is AU$65,832.
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AU$51k
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AU$66k
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AU$98k
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MEDIAN AU$65,832
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Salary
AU$51k - AU$98k
Bonus
AU$400 - AU$9k
Profit Sharing
AU$0 - AU$4k
Total Pay
AU$51k - AU$100k

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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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Design Architect

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Design Architect. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
Design Architect
Architect (but not Landscape or Naval)
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Design Architect Job Listings

Popular Skills for Design Architect

Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, 3D Rendering, Adobe Photoshop, Autodesk Revit Architecture 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$51,139 based on 49 salaries. An early career Design Architect with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$59,555 based on 187 salaries. A mid-career Design Architect with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$72,549 based on 120 salaries. An experienced Design Architect with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$84,177 based on 69 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$97,110.
Employees with Design Architect in their job title in Brisbane, Queensland earn an average of 12.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Adelaide, South Australia (2.7% more) and Sydney, New South Wales (0.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Gold Coast, Queensland (10.4% less), Perth, Western Australia (6.2% less) and Newcastle, New South Wales (4.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 449 survey responses.
Entry Level
10.9%
Early Career
41.6%
Mid Career
26.7%
Experienced
15.4%
Late Career
5.3%

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