Average Design Architect Salary

Avg. Base Salary (USD)

The average salary for a Design Architect is $66,281 in 2023

Base Salary
$48k - $109k
$975 - $15k
Profit Sharing
$501 - $22k
$2k - $32k
Total Pay
$47k - $114k
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What is the highest pay for Design Architects?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Design Architect is $109k / year

What is the lowest pay for Design Architects?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Design Architect is $48k / year

How can Design Architects increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Design Architect is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a Design Architect that oversees more junior Design Architects, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.