Average Architectural Designer with Adobe Photoshop Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$50,664
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,939
Bonus
$1,250
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Architectural Designer with Adobe Photoshop skills in Chicago, Illinois is $50,664.
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$40k
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$51k
90%
$63k
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$40k - $63k
Bonus
$800 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $1k
Total Pay
$41k - $61k

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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, Autodesk AutoCAD, Design, 3D Rendering and Adobe InDesign are correlated to pay that is above average.

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 $49,617 based on 38 salaries. A mid-career Architectural Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $52,008 based on 14 salaries.
Employees with Architectural Designer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 15.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (12.7% more) and Seattle, Washington (7.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (2.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 52 survey responses.
Early Career
73.1%
Mid Career
26.9%