Average Project Architect Salary in San Francisco, California

$89,023
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$5,500
Bonus
$2,800
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Project Architect in San Francisco, California is $89,023.
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$68k
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$89k
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$113k
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MEDIAN $89,023
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Salary
$68k - $113k
Bonus
$1k - $18k
Profit Sharing
$252 - $10k
Total Pay
$69k - $118k

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Job Description for Project Architect

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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Popular Skills for Project Architect

Skills in Autodesk Revit Architecture, Project Coordinating and Client Interaction are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Design and Project Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Project Architect

An early career Project Architect with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $70,122 based on 14 salaries. A mid-career Project Architect with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $81,252 based on 51 salaries. An experienced Project Architect with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $95,728 based on 54 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $103,846.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (27.6% less), Denver, Colorado (21.8% less) and Seattle, Washington (21.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 138 survey responses.
Early Career
10.1%
Mid Career
37.0%
Experienced
39.1%
Late Career
13.8%