Average Landscape Designer Salary

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The average salary for a Landscape Designer is AU$52,133.
MEDIAN AU$52,133
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AU$45k - AU$69k
AU$500 - AU$2k
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AU$46k - AU$72k

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Job Description for Landscape Designer

Landscape Designer Tasks
  • Work with clients, engineers, and colleagues to design and plan landscaping projects.
  • Prepare drawings, blueprints, sketches, and other visual representations that can be used for planning and city approval processes.
  • Ensure that all landscaping plans are designed with local and federal environmental regulations in mind.
  • Prepare site plans and survey landscaping work to ensure that projects can be completed on time and under budget.

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Popular Skills for Landscape Designer

Skills in Autodesk AutoCAD, Design and Adobe Photoshop are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Computer Aided Design (CAD) and Adobe InDesign.

Pay by Experience Level for Landscape Designer

An entry-level Landscape Designer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$50,000 based on 11 salaries. An early career Landscape Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$52,356 based on 26 salaries. A mid-career Landscape Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$55,107 based on 23 salaries. An experienced Landscape Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$64,964 based on 10 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with Landscape Designer in their job title in Perth, Western Australia earn an average of 18.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Sydney, New South Wales (5.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Melbourne, Victoria (1.4% less).

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