Average Entry-Level Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) Salary in San Francisco, California

$53,632
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) in San Francisco, California is $53,632.
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$40k - $89k
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$40k - $89k

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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

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 $64,952 based on 26 salaries. A mid-career Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,402 based on 57 salaries. An experienced Architect (but not Landscape or Naval) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $98,920 based on 34 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $114,803.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (11.4% less), New York, New York (8.0% less) and Boston, Massachusetts (7.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 139 survey responses.
Early Career
18.7%
Mid Career
41.0%
Experienced
24.5%
Late Career
15.8%

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