The average salary for a Senior Project Architect in Australia is AU$94,048.
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Job Description for Senior Project Architect
A senior project architect is the team leader and coordinator for an architectural project. He or she is responsible for developing architectural designs, as well as approving the final draft of project plans; this involves working closely with the client to ensure that their needs are met and any concerns are addressed. They monitor project progress throughout the project to ensure that all deliverables and timelines are being met within budget; if there are issues, the senior project architect…Read more
Senior Project Architect Tasks
- Oversee design development, production of working drawings, and construction documents on given projects.
- Establish and maintain budgets, schedules, and monitor adherence of terms of contract expectations.
- Manage the project delivery process and work closely with clients.
- Monitor project progress according to contract scope and deliverables.
- Coordinate and lead teams through design, development and contract phases of construction projects.
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Popular Skills for Senior Project Architect
Autodesk Revit Architecture
Skills in Project Management, Design, Documentation and Project Coordinating are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk Revit Architecture.
Pay by Experience Level for Senior Project Architect
A mid-career Senior Project Architect with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$87,956 based on 19 salaries. An experienced Senior Project Architect with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$95,665 based on 87 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$114,829.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Senior Project Architect in their job title in Perth, Western Australia earn an average of 6.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Sydney, New South Wales (2.5% more) and Melbourne, Victoria (2.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Adelaide, South Australia (14.4% less) and Brisbane, Queensland (2.7% less).
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