Average Mid-Career Architectural Designer Salary in Sacramento, California

$72,145
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Architectural Designer in Sacramento, California is $72,145.
25%
$59k
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$72k
50%
$83k
75%
75%
MEDIAN $72,145
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$59k - $83k
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$51k - $86k

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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

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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

Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (23.0% less), Chicago, Illinois (20.1% less) and Boston, Massachusetts (18.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 18 survey responses.
Early Career
100.0%