Average Architectural Designer Salary

£26,954
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
£990
Bonus
£900
Profit Sharing
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average salary for an Architectural Designer is £26,954.
10%
£20k
10%
£27k
50%
£40k
90%
90%
MEDIAN £26,954
Is Architectural Designer your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
United States (change)
Salary
£20k - £40k
Bonus
£250 - £4k
Profit Sharing
£0 - £1k
Total Pay
£20k - £42k

Your Market Worth Over Time

How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.

Job Description for Architectural Designer

Architectural Designer Tasks
  • Produce CAD drawings, renderings, layouts and color boards for specific architectural design.
  • Compile data and perform dimensional and routine calculations required for the preparation of drawings and design layouts.
  • Research and develop design and product solutions and presents them for consideration.
  • Produce drawings and specifications that have been red lined by others.
  • Use technical manuals to ensure compliance with required codes and standards.

Architectural Designer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Architectural Designer

Skills in Autodesk Revit Architecture are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include 3D Rendering, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop and Autodesk AutoCAD.

Pay by Experience Level for Architectural Designer

An entry-level Architectural Designer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £22,819 based on 44 salaries. An early career Architectural Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £25,770 based on 187 salaries. A mid-career Architectural Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £30,477 based on 66 salaries. An experienced Architectural Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £37,845 based on 36 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £41,976.
Employees with Architectural Designer in their job title in Cambridge, England: Cambridgeshire earn an average of 13.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in London, England: London (9.0% more) and Birmingham, England: Birmingham (6.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Nottingham, England: Nottinghamshire (14.7% less), Glasgow, Scotland: Glasgow (14.1% less) and Manchester, England: Manchester (11.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 342 survey responses.
Entry Level
12.9%
Early Career
54.7%
Mid Career
19.3%
Experienced
10.5%
Late Career
2.6%