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Architectural Designer salary in United States

How much does an Architectural Designer make in the United States?

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The average salary for a architectural designer is $63,838 per year in the United States. 1.2k salaries reported, updated at May 21, 2022.

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Top companies for Architectural Designers in United States

  1. Landmark Recovery
    93 reviews11 salaries reported
    $169,707per year
  2. $162,145per year
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Highest paying cities for Architectural Designers in United States

  1. Boston, MA
    $71,023 per year
    12 salaries reported
  2. New York, NY
    $68,317 per year
    41 salaries reported
  3. Chicago, IL
    $66,794 per year
    29 salaries reported
  1. Seattle, WA
    $66,773 per year
    28 salaries reported
  2. Columbus, OH
    $64,905 per year
    5 salaries reported
  3. Austin, TX
    $62,244 per year
    7 salaries reported
  1. Orlando, FL
    $60,777 per year
    14 salaries reported
  2. Houston, TX
    $54,791 per year
    8 salaries reported
  3. Miami, FL
    $50,219 per year
    14 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Architectural Designers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 40 ratings

43% of Architectural Designers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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