Average Early-Career Design Architect with Design Skills Salary in Los Angeles, California

$58,279
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,948
Bonus
$5,000
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The average salary for an Early-Career Design Architect with Design skills in Los Angeles, California is $58,279.
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$42k
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$58k
90%
$82k
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$42k - $82k
Bonus
$2k - $55k
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$0 - $5k
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$36k - $91k
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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 Are Popular Skills for Design Architects?

Skills that pay less than market rate include Adobe Illustrator, 3D Rendering, Autodesk AutoCAD, Autodesk Revit Architecture and Adobe Photoshop.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Design Architects?

A mid-career Design Architect with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $67,588 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Design Architect with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $90,000 based on 5 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $122,829.
Employees with Design Architect in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 3.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (0.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (16.1% less), Dallas, Texas (10.6% less) and New York, New York (3.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 21 survey responses.
Mid Career
47.6%
Experienced
23.8%
Late Career
28.6%