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The average salary for an Experienced Architectural Job Captain is C$70,427 per year.

C$52,654 - C$92,290
MEDIAN: C$70,296
Salary C$52,654 - C$92,290
Bonus C$0.00 - C$25,250
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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).
C$57,006 - C$95,627
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 21 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 21

Job Description for Architectural Job Captain

A project lead or lead architect oversees a team of architects and draftsmen working on a architectural project. The architectural job captain oversees the work of architects and draftsmen, reporting progress and issues to the project lead as needed. They ensure that the team stays on schedule and executes schematics that conform to the requirements of the project leader or designer. The job captain works as an architect and may participate in the creation of drawings and drafts. They usually help create needed drawings using computer-aided drafting software (CAD). In their supervisory role, the job captain also reviews the drawings of the rest of the architectural team, suggests revisions, and has other draftsmen update designs on those suggestions.


Architectural Job Captain Tasks

  • Lead a team of architects, structural engineers, draftsmen and general contractors during a large building project.
  • Coordinate with project leadership team to develop execution plan.
  • Ensure building designs are structurally sound and functional, as well as aesthetically in line with the developer's ideas.

Architectural Job Captain Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$73,329

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Key Stats for Architectural Job Captain


31 %
69 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
10-19 years
20 years or more

Skills That Affect Architectural Job Captain Salaries

National Average


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.


31 %
69 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
no benefits
None: 11%