Average Architectural Designer Salary in Dallas, Texas

$53,632
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,909
Bonus
$8,000
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The average salary for an Architectural Designer in Dallas, Texas is $53,632.
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$42k
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MEDIAN $53,632
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Salary
$42k - $70k
Bonus
$305 - $8k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $8k
Total Pay
$42k - $70k

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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.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Architectural Designer. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
Architectural Designer
Project Architect
Architect (but not Landscape or Naval)
Design Architect
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Architectural Designer

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

Pay by Experience Level for Architectural Designer

An entry-level Architectural Designer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $50,211 based on 15 salaries. An early career Architectural Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $52,788 based on 52 salaries. A mid-career Architectural Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $56,271 based on 20 salaries. An experienced Architectural Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $65,539 based on 10 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $72,212.
Employees with Architectural Designer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 11.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (7.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (12.1% less), Chicago, Illinois (5.5% less) and Boston, Massachusetts (1.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 106 survey responses.
Entry Level
14.2%
Early Career
49.1%
Mid Career
18.9%
Experienced
9.4%
Late Career
8.5%