Average Early-Career Design Architect Salary in United Kingdom

£29,924
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
£1,020
Bonus
£4,000
Commission
£800
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The average salary for an Early-Career Design Architect in United Kingdom is £29,924.
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Salary
£20k - £40k
Bonus
£494 - £6k
Profit Sharing
£400 - £6k
Commission
£0 - £4k
Total Pay
£20k - £42k

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Job Description for Design Architect

Design Architect Tasks
  • Assist team in developing and implementing design concepts for both interior and building projects.
  • Mentor younger staff to develop their design skills.
  • Work with clients in the pre-design phase to generate designs.

Career Paths

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Design Architect
Architectural Designer
Design Manager
Project Architect
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Design Architect

Skills in Autodesk Revit Architecture are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Design, Adobe Photoshop and Autodesk AutoCAD.

Pay by Experience Level for Design Architect

An entry-level Design Architect with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £25,001 based on 17 salaries. A mid-career Design Architect with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £35,823 based on 111 salaries. An experienced Design Architect with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £42,094 based on 73 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £49,565.
Employees with Design Architect in their job title in London, England: London earn an average of 5.8% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Glasgow, Scotland: Glasgow (27.8% less), Manchester, England: Manchester (13.1% less) and Edinburgh, Scotland: Edinburgh (8.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 237 survey responses.
Entry Level
7.2%
Mid Career
46.8%
Experienced
30.8%
Late Career
15.2%

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