Design Architect with Design Skills Salary

Design Architects with Design skills take home approximately $61K annually on average. Overall cash earnings for Design Architects with Design skills stretch from $40K on the lower end to $102K near the top, and the heftiest packages can encompass around $10K from bonuses and $7K from profit sharing. The most influential factor affecting pay for this group is career length, though geography and the particular employer have a (lesser) impact as well. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, about a fifth are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by a strong majority and dental insurance is reported by a majority. Job satisfaction for Design Architects with Design skills is high. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$41,771 - $99,726
$42K
$61K
$100K
MEDIAN: $60,968
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50%
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$12.26 - $40.51
$12
$23
$41
MEDIAN: $23.42
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$0$102K
Salary $41,771 - $99,726
Bonus $492.02 - $9,990
Profit Sharing $1.93 - $8,572
Commission $1,017
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$40,487 - $102,407
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 520
Hourly Data $0$48
Hourly Rate $12.26 - $40.51
Hourly Tips $0.04
Overtime $19.69 - $48.41
Annual Data $0$102K
Bonus $492.02 - $9,990
Commission $1,017
Profit Sharing $1.93 - $8,572
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$40,487 - $102,407
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 78

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Popular Employer Salaries for Design Architect


NBBJ offers the largest salaries in town — $66K on average.

Hks, Inc. seems to offer the smallest paychecks with a median salary of only $56K. The pay range is quite narrow, too; compensation generally sits between $50K and $107K.

Pay by Experience Level for Design Architect

Pay by Experience for a Design Architect has a positive trend. An entry-level Design Architect with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 369 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Design Architect with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $63,000 based on 277 salaries. An experienced Design Architect which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $74,000 based on 217 salaries. A Design Architect with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $98,000 based on 115 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $61,837

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Design Architects with Design skills, working in the bustling city of Philadelphia has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Design Architects with Design skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Dallas (+16 percent), San Francisco (+15 percent), Kansas City (+11 percent), and Raleigh (+9 percent). Design Architects with Design skills' salaries are heavily influenced by location — Design Architects with Design skills in Miami bring in salaries that are 31 percent lower than the national average. Milwaukee and Chicago are a couple other places where companies are known to pay below the median — salaries are 11 percent lower and 10 percent lower, respectively.

Key Stats for Design Architect

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 102 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Design Architect Salaries

▲58%

▲20%

▲2%

National Average
$62,000

▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 102 votes.

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
vision benefits
Vision: 41%
no benefits
None: 21%
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