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Architectural designer salary in United States

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

Average base salary

Average $67,863
Low $43,960
High $104,764
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a architectural designer is $67,863 per year in the United States. 2.2k salaries reported, updated at September 19, 2023

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Top companies for Architectural Designers in United States

  1. Lockheed Martin
    9,323 reviews15 salaries reported
    $89,627per year
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Highest paying cities for Architectural Designers near United States

  1. Las Vegas, NV
    $83,403 per year
    5 salaries reported
  2. Los Angeles, CA
    $79,991 per year
    74 salaries reported
  3. Minneapolis, MN
    $78,508 per year
    18 salaries reported
  1. San Antonio, TX
    $66,919 per year
    7 salaries reported
  2. Austin, TX
    $66,904 per year
    14 salaries reported
  3. Atlanta, GA
    $64,742 per year
    24 salaries reported
  1. Long Island City, NY
    $64,086 per year
    5 salaries reported
  2. Hillsboro, OR
    $63,253 per year
    7 salaries reported
  3. Orlando, FL
    $61,835 per year
    18 salaries reported
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Where can an Architectural Designer earn more?

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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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