Architectural Designer Salary in the United States

How much does an Architectural Designer make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for an Architectural Designer in the United States is $24 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $21 and $27. Hourly rate 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, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

What is an Architectural Designer?

The term Architectural Designer may refer to an architect, architectural technologist or any other person that is involved in the design process of buildings or urban landscapes. Unless they are a registered architect, architectural designers may not hold the same degree qualification and are generally not recognised by a statutory body. Depending on the jurisdiction, limitations may exist in project size and scope that an Architectural Designer is permitted to perform services for without direct supervision from a registered architect. Independent architectural designers generally work on p...

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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Architectural Designer in the United States. The average hourly rate for Architectural Designer ranges from $21 to $27 with the average hourly pay of $24. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $21 to $27 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $24.

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