Architect I Salary in the United States

How much does an Architect I make in the United States? The average Architect I salary in the United States is $55,376 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $51,388 and $59,738. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Skills Associated with Architect I: Project Planning, Architecture, Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD), Building Codes

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Job Description

Architect I performs design computations, compiles data, and completes elementary architectural assignments. Prepares project estimates and architectural plans as requested. Being an Architect I inspects structures in the field. Requires a bachelor's degree of architecture. Additionally, Architect I typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Requires a state architect's license. The Architect I works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. To be an Architect I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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