Average Architectural Designer Salary in Atlanta, Georgia

$51,622
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,600
Bonus
$500
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Architectural Designer in Atlanta, Georgia is $51,622.
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$43k
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MEDIAN $51,622
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Salary
$43k - $65k
Bonus
$506 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $500
Total Pay
$39k - $67k

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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 Autodesk Revit Architecture and Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include 3D Rendering, Autodesk AutoCAD 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 $50,215 based on 41 salaries. A mid-career Architectural Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $53,500 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Architectural Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $66,500 based on 6 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $90,000.
Employees with Architectural Designer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 15.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (11.8% more) and Seattle, Washington (3.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (8.7% less) and Chicago, Illinois (1.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 61 survey responses.
Early Career
67.2%
Mid Career
14.8%
Experienced
9.8%
Late Career
8.2%