Average Architectural Designer Salary at Gensler

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The average salary for an Architectural Designer at Gensler is $54,329.
MEDIAN $54,329
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$43k - $67k
$970 - $8k
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$990 - $7k
Total Pay
$45k - $73k

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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.
The top respondents for the job title Architectural Designer are from the companies HDR, Inc., Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, Llp and Aecom Corporation. Reported salaries are highest at Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, Llp where the average pay is $61,798. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include HDR, Inc. and Jacobs Engineering Group Inc, earning around $60,638 and $59,197, respectively. Callison Architecture, Inc. pays the lowest at around $52,209. Stantec Architecture Ltd. and Aecom Corporation also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $53,480 and $54,577, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Architectural Designer

Skills in Autodesk Revit Architecture, Autodesk AutoCAD and Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include 3D Rendering and Adobe Photoshop.

Pay by Experience Level for Architectural Designer

An early career Architectural Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $54,338 based on 31 salaries. A mid-career Architectural Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $56,662 based on 11 salaries.

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