$68,304
Avg. Salary
$29.51
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$2,700

Bonus

$3,500

Profit Sharing

$10,500

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Project Architect with Computer Aided Design (CAD) skills is $29.51 per hour.

The average pay for a Project Architect with Computer Aided Design (CAD) skills is $68,304 per year.

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MEDIAN $68,304
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$0$96K
Salary $47,256 - $92,521
Bonus $498 - $8,054
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $13,402
Commission $10,500
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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$48,888 - $96,939
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 196
Hourly Data $0$45
Hourly Rate $23.70 - $38.92
Overtime $22.02 - $45.96
Annual Data $0$96K
Bonus $498 - $8,054
Commission $10,500
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $13,402
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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$48,888 - $96,939
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 26

Job Description for Project Architect

A project architect coordinates the many parts of a project; they are in charge of product design, development of plans, construction documents, and consultation with other experts about the job being completed. The duties of a project architect depend greatly on the size of the project assigned to them. They oversee the workers involved in the design of the project, and they also are in charge of coordinating different pieces of the project with staff and clients. In some cases, the project architect also is responsible for communicating with the engineers and city officials that may be involved with the design phase of each project. They also determine the construction materials and the best methods for the project. They make sure that each project meets local zoning and building codes.

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Project Architect Tasks
  • Assess project needs and set objectives, budget, and schedule.
  • Work with vendors to ensure on-time delivery and on-budget production.
  • Assess sites, relevant city codes, and other research.
  • Develop construction documents through consultation with clients.

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Pay by Experience Level for Project Architect

Pay by Experience for a Project Architect has a positive trend. An entry-level Project Architect with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 24 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Project Architect with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 53 salaries. An experienced Project Architect which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $73,000 based on 50 salaries. A Project Architect with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $77,000 based on 27 salaries.

Key Stats for Project Architect

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 46 votes.
1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
22%

Experience Affects Project Architect Salaries

Late-Career
▲11%

▲5%

National Average
$70,000

Mid-Career
▼6%

Entry-Level
▼23%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 46 votes.

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
vision benefits
Vision: 39%
no benefits
None: 18%