Project Architect

Project Architect Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$82,000
$52,000
Min 10%
$82,000
Median 50%
$131,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Hy-Vee
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Hawaii
Average Experience Level
5.3 years
How much does a project architect make?
The national average salary for a Project Architect in the United States is $82,976 per year or $39.89 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 79,000. The top 10 percent earn over $131,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $52,000 annually. Most Project Architect jobs are in Professional companies and Internet companies. States with the highest Project Architect salaries include Hawaii, Alaska, Texas, District of Columbia, and Massachusetts. Most Project Architects spend 5.3 years in the position.
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Average Project Architect Salary By Location

Across America, Project Architects make on average $82,976 annually or $39.89 hourly. San Francisco, CA reports the highest Project Architect salaries at $99,312 per year. Even an entry-level Project Architect makes $55,000 per year in San Francisco, CA. Hawaii, Alaska, Texas, District of Columbia, and Massachusetts are the states with the highest payscale for Project Architects. Iowa, Montana, and Arkansas have the lowest Project Architect salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Francisco, CA
$99,312
2
Austin, TX
$96,436
3
Washington, DC
$91,976
4
Boston, MA
$91,790
5
New York, NY
$90,661

Average Project Architect Salary By Company

Project Architects report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Project Architects are Professional companies and Internet companies. Hy-Vee and Asurion Protection Services are the highest paying companies. Also, companies like Haskell and LiquidHub pay their Project Architects very well.

Average Project Architect Pay By Industry

Project Architect salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Media companies, Construction companies, and Technology companies tend to have the highest salaries for Project Architects. Media companies pay their Project Architects the highest wages, averaging $103,076 per year. Construction companies and Technology companies pay well too, at $86,429 and $81,508, respectively. At $76,888, the average salary for Project Architects in the Finance industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Media
$103,076
2
Construction
$86,429
3
Technology
$81,508
4
Professional
$81,451
5
Retail
$77,609

Recently Added Project Architect Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Cybercoders
Project Architect
01/25/2020
$80,000
Selectek
Project Architect
01/22/2020
$77,219
Goldmark Property Management
Project Architect
01/14/2020
$50,088
01/11/2020
$85,000
Cybercoders
Project Architect
12/11/2019
$85,000
12/10/2019
$85,000
11/07/2019
$85,000
Daniels and Zermack Architects
Project Architect
10/31/2019
$55,000
Selectek
Project Architect
10/28/2019
$52,175
Guidon Design Inc.
Project Architect
09/30/2019
$150,000
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