£24,112
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

£766

Profit Sharing

£202

An Architectural Technician earns an average salary of £24,333 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

£16,669 - £35,430
£17K
£24K
£35K
MEDIAN: £24,112
10%
50%
90%
£7.17 - £26.43
£7
£15
£26
MEDIAN: £15.41
10%
50%
90%
£0£37K
Salary £16,669 - £35,430
Bonus £0.00 - £2,481
Profit Sharing £0.00 - £1,485
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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£16,592 - £37,646
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 11 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 550
Hourly Data £0£26
Hourly Rate £7.17 - £26.43
Overtime £3.50 - £26.96
Annual Data £0£37K
Bonus £0.00 - £2,481
Profit Sharing £0.00 - £1,485
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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£16,592 - £37,646
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 11 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 60

Job Description for Architectural Technician

Architectural technicians hold a sort of hybrid role in the field of planning and drafting building schematics. Generally speaking, these technicians are concerned with the technical and scientific areas which affect architectural design. When employed in architectural firms, they are typically tasked with assisting with sections of drawings that must be scientifically precise and conform to certain technological specifications. These technicians also work in engineering firms, where the goal is to incorporate scientific and technological information from engineering design teams into working drafts, drawings, and schematics.

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Architectural Technician Tasks

  • Use drawing software to turn designs into construction plans and drawings.
  • Assist with production planning and scheduling.
  • Develop presentations of designs using computer-aided design (CAD) or other software.
  • Assess details such as interior elevations and ADA compliance while doing architectural drafting.

Common Career Paths for Architectural Technician


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Architectural Technician Job Listings

Popular Skills for Architectural Technician

Pay by Experience Level for Architectural Technician

Pay by Experience for an Architectural Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Architectural Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤22,000 based on 141 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Architectural Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤25,000 based on 88 salaries. An experienced Architectural Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤30,000 based on 80 salaries. An Architectural Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤36,000 based on 36 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £24,621

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Architectural Technician Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Architectural Technician?

Architectural Technician in Cardiff:
"Great job, not so good pay."
Pros: Autonomy, working in a creative environment, working on interesting and beautiful buildings.
Cons: Working alone, stress, pressure to deliver muliiple projects with tight deadlines and very low pay.

Architectural Technician in Capita Symonds:
"what am i worth?"
Pros: the design and drafting of details for buildings
Cons: no anual salary increase

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Key Stats for Architectural Technician

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
13%

Experience Affects Architectural Technician Salaries

▲48%

▲23%

▲3%

National Average
₤25,000

▼13%

Skills That Affect Architectural Technician Salaries

Autodesk Revit Architecture
▲1%


Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
▼0%

National Average
₤25,000

▼1%



Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 21%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
vision benefits
Vision: 14%
no benefits
None: 71%