Average Early-Career Architectural Designer Hourly Pay in San Jose, California

$28.79
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$2,948
Bonus
$989
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The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Architectural Designer in San Jose, California is $28.79.
25%
$27.67
MEDIAN
$28.79
75%
$30.73
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Hourly Rate
$28 - $31
Bonus
$2,000 - $3,931
Profit Sharing
$0 - $989
Total Pay
$48,954 - $70,623

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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.

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Popular Skills for Architectural Designer

Skills in Design and Adobe Photoshop are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Autodesk AutoCAD and Autodesk Revit Architecture.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (24.7% less), Chicago, Illinois (22.7% less) and Los Angeles, California (18.2% less).