The average salary for a Project Architect in Canada is C$71,665.
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C$54k - C$97k
C$492 - C$8k
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Job Description for Project Architect
A project architect coordinates the many parts of a project; they are in charge of product design, development of plans, construction documents, and consultation with other experts about the job being completed. The duties of a project architect depend greatly on the size of the project assigned to them. They oversee the workers involved in the design of the project, and they also are in charge of coordinating different pieces of the project with staff and clients. In some cases, the project arc…Read more
Project Architect Tasks
- Assess project needs and set objectives, budget, and schedule.
- Work with vendors to ensure on-time delivery and on-budget production.
- Assess sites, relevant city codes, and other research.
- Develop construction documents through consultation with clients.
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Popular Skills for Project Architect
Autodesk Revit Architecture
Skills that pay less than market rate include Project Coordinating, Autodesk Revit Architecture, Autodesk AutoCAD, Design and Project Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Project Architect
An early career Project Architect with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$58,666 based on 49 salaries. A mid-career Project Architect with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$68,100 based on 120 salaries. An experienced Project Architect with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$76,330 based on 135 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$88,920.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Project Architect in their job title in Edmonton, Alberta earn an average of 17.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Calgary, Alberta (14.1% more) and Vancouver, British Columbia (4.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Winnipeg, Manitoba (17.1% less), Ottawa, Ontario (10.2% less) and Montréal, Québec (6.7% less).
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