Average Late-Career Design Architect with Design Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$112,500
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$5,000
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The average salary for a Late-Career Design Architect with Design skills in Chicago, Illinois is $112,500.
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What Do Design Architects Do?

Design Architect Tasks
  • Assist team in developing and implementing design concepts for both interior and building projects.
  • Mentor younger staff to develop their design skills.
  • Work with clients in the pre-design phase to generate designs.

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What is the Pay by Experience Level for Design Architects?

An early career Design Architect with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $48,920 based on 19 salaries. A mid-career Design Architect with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $66,662 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Design Architect with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $101,478 based on 7 salaries.
Employees with Design Architect in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 22.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (12.0% more) and Los Angeles, California (9.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Seattle, Washington (19.1% less), Dallas, Texas (11.1% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (6.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 35 survey responses.
Early Career
54.3%
Mid Career
25.7%
Experienced
20.0%