The average pay for a Design Architect is R253,146 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Project Management, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft Office. Experience strongly influences salary for this job.

R120,611 - R465,288
R120K
R260K
R470K
MEDIAN: R264,510
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50%
90%
R82.50 - R275.00
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MEDIAN: R101.74
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R0R489K
Salary R120,611 - R465,288
Bonus R0.00 - R49,068
Profit Sharing R14,775
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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R123,940 - R489,365
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 166
Hourly Data R0R274
Hourly Rate R101.74
Overtime R150.75
Annual Data R0R489K
Bonus R0.00 - R49,068
Profit Sharing R14,775
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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R123,940 - R489,365
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 5

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Pay by Experience Level for Design Architect

Pay by Experience for a Design Architect has a positive trend. An entry-level Design Architect with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R222,000 based on 123 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Design Architect with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R303,000 based on 49 salaries. An experienced Design Architect which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R490,000 based on 23 salaries. A Design Architect with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R600,000 based on 12 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R271,276

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

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Q: What is it like working as a Design Architect?

Design Architect in Johannesburg:
"Challenging."
Pros: Flexibility in office hours and site management.
Cons: Continuously high stress levels.

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Key Stats for Design Architect

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Design Architect Salaries

▲121%

▲81%

▲12%

National Average
R271,000

▼18%

Skills That Affect Design Architect Salaries

Project Management
▲79%



▲3%

National Average
R271,000





▼12%

▼15%

ArchiCAD
▼28%

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 27%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 73%