Average Project Architect Salary in Seattle, Washington

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The average salary for a Project Architect in Seattle, Washington is $70,290.
MEDIAN $70,290
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$55k - $89k
$982 - $10k
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$986 - $8k
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$55k - $95k

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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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Project Architect

The top respondents for the job title Project Architect are from the companies Callison Architecture, Inc., NBBJ and Perkins and Will. Reported salaries are highest at NBBJ where the average pay is $90,000. Callison Architecture, Inc. pays the lowest at around $56,596.

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Popular Skills for Project Architect

Skills in Autodesk Revit Architecture and Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Project Coordinating, Autodesk AutoCAD 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 $59,314 based on 39 salaries. A mid-career Project Architect with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,404 based on 92 salaries. An experienced Project Architect with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $75,082 based on 60 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $87,884.
Employees with Project Architect in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 26.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (12.9% more) and Los Angeles, California (12.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (8.3% less) and Denver, Colorado (1.0% less).

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