Average Late-Career Project Architect Salary

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The average salary for a Late-Career Project Architect is $83,262.
MEDIAN $83,262
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$64k - $118k
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$64k - $121k

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

Pay by Experience Level for Project Architect

An entry-level Project Architect with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $49,119 based on 65 salaries. An early career Project Architect with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $57,399 based on 668 salaries. A mid-career Project Architect with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $66,380 based on 1,400 salaries. An experienced Project Architect with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $75,499 based on 1,500 salaries.
Employees with Project Architect in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 29.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (24.7% more) and New York, New York (19.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Denver, Colorado (9.6% less) and Chicago, Illinois (3.8% less).

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