Landscape Architect in Vancouver, British Columbia Salary (Canada)

The average pay for a Landscape Architect in Vancouver, British Columbia is C$51,625 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are AutoCAD and Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD). Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

C$40,932 - C$84,414
C$41K
C$53K
C$84K
MEDIAN: C$53,344
10%
50%
90%
C$27.50 - C$35.32
C$31
MEDIAN: C$30.52
50%
C$0C$84K
Salary C$40,932 - C$84,414
Bonus C$0.00 - C$7,891
Profit Sharing C$3,400
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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C$40,588 - C$82,833
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 22
Hourly Data C$0C$35
Hourly Rate C$30.52
Overtime C$18.00
Annual Data C$0C$82K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$7,891
Profit Sharing C$3,400
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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C$40,588 - C$82,833
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 7

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.

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Key Stats for Landscape Architect

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Landscape Architect Salaries

Experienced
▲25%

▲3%

National Average
C$60,000

Entry-Level
▼14%

Skills That Affect Landscape Architect Salaries

AutoCAD
▲2%

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
▼0%

National Average
C$60,000

autodesk autocad
▼3%

Project Management
▼6%

▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
no benefits
None: 30%