Average Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) Salary in San Diego, California

$80,600
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$4,500
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The average salary for an Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) in San Diego, California is $80,600.
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$51k
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MEDIAN $80,600
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Salary
$51k - $110k
Bonus
$776 - $10k
Total Pay
$51k - $112k

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Job Description for Architect (but not Landscape or Naval)

Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) Tasks
  • Coordinate all engineering drawings with architectural and interior design drawings.
  • Work on multiple projects concurrently in various stages of preparation and construction.
  • Review and process shop drawings, maintain and record changes on project during construction administration.
  • Prepare architectural working drawings and specifications.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Architect (but not Landscape or Naval). Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Architect (but not Landscape or Naval)
Project Architect
Senior Project Architect
Design Architect
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) Job Listings

Popular Skills for Architect (but not Landscape or Naval)

Skills that pay less than market rate include Design, Project Coordinating, Autodesk AutoCAD, Project Management and Autodesk Revit Architecture.

Pay by Experience Level for Architect (but not Landscape or Naval)

An early career Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $51,282 based on 6 salaries. A mid-career Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $72,249 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $91,978 based on 14 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $95,000.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Seattle, Washington (21.6% less), Chicago, Illinois (20.7% less) and New York, New York (16.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 40 survey responses.
Early Career
15.0%
Mid Career
25.0%
Experienced
35.0%
Late Career
25.0%