Green Building & Retrofit Architect Salary

A Green Building & Retrofit Architect earns an average salary of $72,044 per year.

Job Description for Green Building & Retrofit Architect

Green building and retrofit architects are responsible for designing buildings that use the latest technology to reduce energy consumption and environmental impact, as well as retrofitting existing buildings to bring them more in line with modern green initiatives. To accomplish these goals, a green building and retrofit architect's approach varies depending on their employer and projects. For new “green” buildings, they may design all systems from scratch to be environmentally sound (from LED light fixtures to solar panels to utilizing natural light and modern insulation technology).

Read More...

Green Building & Retrofit Architect Tasks

  • Prepare proposals and reports.
  • Develop and maintain client relationships to generate additional sustainability work.
  • Prepare, frame and manage client meeting to develop strategic sustainability program plans.
  • Assist the Vice President of the Sustainability Group with daily duties.
  • Manage multiple Green Building and LEED certification projects.

Green Building & Retrofit Architect Job Listings

Popular Skills for Green Building & Retrofit Architect

Pay by Experience Level for Green Building & Retrofit Architect

Pay by Experience for a Green Building & Retrofit Architect has a positive trend. An entry-level Green Building & Retrofit Architect with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 17 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Green Building & Retrofit Architect with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Green Building & Retrofit Architect which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $75,000 based on 21 salaries. A Green Building & Retrofit Architect with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $100,000 based on 11 salaries.

Related Job Salaries

Key Stats for Green Building & Retrofit Architect

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
14%

Experience Affects Green Building & Retrofit Architect Salaries

▲42%

▲7%

▼0%

National Average
$70,000

▼29%

Skills That Affect Green Building & Retrofit Architect Salaries




National Average
$70,000

Design
▼1%

AutoCAD Revit Architecture Suite
▼13%

AutoCAD
▼24%

Adobe Photoshop
▼27%

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 25%
vision benefits
Vision: 25%
no benefits
None: 25%