How much does a Senior Architectural Designer make? The average Senior Architectural Designer salary is $78,201 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $70,409 and $89,454. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Marine Acoustics, Inc. - Arlington , VA
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Leidos - Vienna , VA
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Appcast Agency - 23 days ago
G3 Innovative Solutions LLC - Arlington , VA
... businesses, designs documents, and comes up with architectural approaches. Architects provide ... The Senior System Architects need to understand an organization's current server architecture ...
Monster - 25 days ago
Capital One - Richmond , VA
You're a natural storyteller, information architect, and content designer. You're also a genuinely ... Are articulate and prepared, able to confidently substantiate your decisions to peers and senior ...
Capital One - 42 days ago
Cognizance Technologies - Herndon , VA
... senior management on improvement areas middot Help application developers to adopt new platforms ... architectural patterns and solution designs middot Must be able to manage multiple projects and ... - 3 days ago
Cynet Systems - Richmond , VA
We are looking for Senior Database Architect for our client in Richmond, VA Job Title Senior Database Architect Job Location Richmond, VA Job Type Contract Job Description Responsibilities Designs ... - 66 days ago

Senior Architectural Designer Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Senior Architectural Designer between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of October 28, 2020. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Senior Architectural Designer in each city.
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City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $97,752
Washington, DC $87,054
Miami, FL $76,130
Chicago, IL $82,963
Boston, MA $88,109
New York, NY $94,076
Dallas, TX $77,693
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What is the average salary for Senior Architectural Designer in 2020?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Senior Architectural Designer in the United States. The base salary for Senior Architectural Designer ranges from $70,409 to $89,454 with the average base salary of $78,201. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $70,474 to $89,498 with the average total cash compensation of $78,256.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $78,201 $70,409 - $89,454
Bonus $55 $65 - $44
Total Pay $78,256 $70,474 - $89,498
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What's the difference between Architectural Designer and Senior Architectural Designer?
According to our latest salary estimation on October 28, 2020. The average salary of Senior Architectural Designer is $78,201, and the average salary of Architectural Designer is $50,998. The average salary of Architectural Designer is lower than Senior Architectural Designer. ( 2020-10-28 )
I am a Senior Architectural Designer, which location’s salary is higher, Barnstable, MA or New Britain, CT?
New Britain, CT typically sees higher pay than Barnstable, MA for Senior Architectural Designer. a Senior Architectural Designer Salary in New Britain, CT is $84,458 as of October 28, 2020; a Senior Architectural Designer Salary in Barnstable, MA is $82,465 as of October 28, 2020. ( 2020-10-28 )
Why does the salary of a Senior Architectural Designer vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2020-10-28 )
What are the Pay Factors for Senior Architectural Designer?
Salary ranges for a Senior Architectural Designer can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2020-10-28 )
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Salaries are ultimately dictated by the position being applied to, and hiring company, but there are several important pay factors that come into play based on your individual history that could impact your value to the company.'s Personal Salary Report will analyze these factors for you to help you maximize your earning potential. ( 2020-10-28 )

Last Update: October 28, 2020