Average Mid-Career Architectural Designer with Adobe Illustrator Skills Salary in Los Angeles, California

$64,757
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$1,100
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Architectural Designer with Adobe Illustrator skills in Los Angeles, California is $64,757.
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$57k
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$65k
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$75k
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$57k - $75k
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$44k - $76k

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

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 $46,495 based on 6 salaries. An early career Architectural Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $49,802 based on 55 salaries. An experienced Architectural Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $90,000 based on 4 salaries.
Employees with Architectural Designer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 1.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (1.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (17.2% less), Boston, Massachusetts (9.7% less) and Seattle, Washington (8.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 65 survey responses.
Entry Level
9.2%
Early Career
84.6%
Experienced
6.2%