How much does a Principal Architect make in California? The average Principal Architect salary in California is $152,844 as of September 25, 2020, but the range typically falls between $137,726 and $174,127. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

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Job Description for Principal Architect

Principal Architect manages and supervises all related activities of a staff of architects and technicians. Directly manages the development of architectural designs and preliminary construction details. Being a Principal Architect ensures architectural design work is completed on time and adheres to the established specifications and standards. Directs development of new methods or techniques. Additionally, Principal Architect may prepare project schedules, bids, or proposals. Requires a bachelor's degree. Requires a state architect's license. Typically reports to a head of a unit/department. The Principal Architect manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. To be a Principal Architect typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Coachella, CA Avg. Salary $145,259 Date Updated September 25, 2020
Location Acampo, CA Avg. Salary $145,907 Date Updated September 25, 2020
Location Acton, CA Avg. Salary $153,753 Date Updated September 25, 2020
Location Adelanto, CA Avg. Salary $145,095 Date Updated September 25, 2020
Location Adin, CA Avg. Salary $138,834 Date Updated September 25, 2020
Location Agoura Hills, CA Avg. Salary $150,597 Date Updated September 25, 2020
Location Aguanga, CA Avg. Salary $145,564 Date Updated September 25, 2020
Location Ahwahnee, CA Avg. Salary $135,302 Date Updated September 25, 2020
Location Alameda, CA Avg. Salary $162,833 Date Updated September 25, 2020
Location Alamo, CA Avg. Salary $162,450 Date Updated September 25, 2020
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