AU$58,830
Avg. Salary
AU$28.89
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

AU$1,021

Bonus

AU$4,500

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Landscape Architect is AU$28.89 per hour.

The average pay for a Landscape Architect is AU$58,830 per year.

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AU$22.62
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MEDIAN AU$28.89
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MEDIAN AU$58,830
AU$46,288 - AU$87,510
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MEDIAN: AU$58,830
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MEDIAN: AU$28.89
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AU$0AU$87K
Salary AU$46,288 - AU$87,510
Bonus AU$100 - AU$10,500
Profit Sharing AU$4,500
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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AU$46,451 - AU$86,614
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 23 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 316
Hourly Data AU$0AU$38
Hourly Rate AU$22.62 - AU$38.31
Overtime AU$30.20
Annual Data AU$0AU$86K
Bonus AU$100 - AU$10,500
Profit Sharing AU$4,500
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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AU$46,451 - AU$86,614
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 23 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 58

Job Description for Landscape Architect

A landscape architect designs outdoor spaces for residential, commercial and public use. The landscape architect provides consultations to clients to assess their needs and determine how the desired concept could be carried out. The architect makes sure that the plan is appropriate for human use and the environment. They use AutoCAD, SketchUp, Adobe Creative Suite and/or other related software to design landscapes for the client’s approval; the ability to read and create blueprints is also important, and sometimes hand sketches must be created. Often, the client has a specific budget and the landscape architect must work to use high-quality materials that still fit within this budget. In some cases, the landscape architect must participate in the bidding process for particular jobs.

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Landscape Architect Tasks
  • Consult with clients to determine needs, scope, vision, and budget for physical landscape.
  • Balance needs for safety, beauty, cost, and utility in final execution of plans.
  • Coordinate with engineers, urban planners, and other specialists to meet all project goals.
  • Design site plans, specifications and estimates for solutions, including working with or removing existing land features.

Landscape Architect Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Landscape Architect

Pay by Experience for a Landscape Architect has a positive trend. An entry-level Landscape Architect with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$54,000 based on 245 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Landscape Architect with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$67,000 based on 93 salaries. An experienced Landscape Architect which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$84,000 based on 51 salaries. A Landscape Architect with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$94,000 based on 10 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$59,158

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

Landscape Architect Reviews

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

Landscape Architect in Sunnybank:
"Long hours."
Pros: Designing, giving the opportunity to design
Cons: Everything

Landscape Architect in Melbourne:
"Busy at workpalce."
Pros: relax at home
Cons: not sure

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Key Stats for Landscape Architect

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
2%

Experience Affects Landscape Architect Salaries

▲58%

▲43%

▲13%

National Average
AU$59,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Landscape Architect Salaries

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 95%