Architect salary in the United States

Average salary
$82,000/yr
Based on 13,558 income tax records
$36,500
$179,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$52K
 
$69K
 
$89K
 
$100K
 
$101K
$36,500
$179,500
How much do Architects make?
The average total salary for a Architect is $82,000 per year. This is based on data from 13,558 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Architect and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Architect salary can vary between $36,500 to $179,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Architect salary by location

Architect salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Good Fulton Farrell, Dallas County, TX
11 income tax records
$114,500/yr
$57K – $143K
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Perkins And Will, Dallas County, TX
15 income tax records
$114,000/yr
$57K – $210K
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Gensler, Cook County, IL
19 income tax records
$112,500/yr
$51K – $423K
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Kendallheaton Associates, Harris County, TX
10 income tax records
$108,500/yr
$30K – $251K
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Fxcollaborative Architects, Kings County, NY
11 income tax records
$105,500/yr
$87K – $122K
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Hks, Dallas County, TX
36 income tax records
$103,500/yr
$58K – $181K
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Nbbj, King County, WA
19 income tax records
$101,500/yr
$39K – $233K
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Hammel Green And, Hennepin County, MN
10 income tax records
$100,000/yr
$65K – $112K
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Ls3P Associates, Charleston County, SC
11 income tax records
$98,000/yr
$60K – $183K
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Ryan Companies US, Hennepin County, MN
10 income tax records
$96,500/yr
$69K – $138K
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The Miller Hull Partnership, King County, WA
12 income tax records
$93,000/yr
$66K – $198K
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ADP, Los Angeles County, CA
12 income tax records
$90,000/yr
$73K – $142K
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Insperity, Kings County, NY
17 income tax records
$86,500/yr
$57K – $115K
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The Lamar Johnson Collaborative, Cook County, IL
10 income tax records
$86,000/yr
$56K – $197K
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Ayers Saint Gross, Baltimore County, MD
13 income tax records
$85,500/yr
$51K – $100K
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Olson Kundig And Subsidiary, King County, WA
31 income tax records
$84,500/yr
$54K – $156K
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Kohn Pedersen Fox, Kings County, NY
15 income tax records
$84,000/yr
$74K – $98K
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Lakeflato Architects, Bexar County, TX
10 income tax records
$82,500/yr
$63K – $128K
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Payette Associates, Suffolk County, MA
11 income tax records
$82,000/yr
$63K – $132K
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Page Southerland Page, Travis County, TX
17 income tax records
$81,000/yr
$48K – $122K
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Skidmore Owings, Kings County, NY
18 income tax records
$81,000/yr
$70K – $203K
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Kierantimberlake, Philadelphia County, PA
12 income tax records
$80,500/yr
$46K – $111K
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Adp Totalsource Co Xxi, Kings County, NY
15 income tax records
$80,000/yr
$63K – $129K
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Mithun, King County, WA
18 income tax records
$80,000/yr
$63K – $130K
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Prestige Employee Administrators, Kings County, NY
15 income tax records
$79,000/yr
$46K – $97K
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Justworks, Kings County, NY
37 income tax records
$78,500/yr
$50K – $155K
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Big Architecture Dpc, Kings County, NY
16 income tax records
$77,500/yr
$21K – $120K
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Davis Partnership, Denver County, CO
17 income tax records
$77,000/yr
$45K – $103K
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Gglo, King County, WA
10 income tax records
$75,500/yr
$64K – $92K
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Populous, Jackson County, MO
14 income tax records
$75,500/yr
$49K – $124K
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The Alliance, Hennepin County, MN
10 income tax records
$75,000/yr
$59K – $94K
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Corgan Associates, Dallas County, TX
45 income tax records
$73,000/yr
$48K – $153K
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Cannon Design, St. Louis County, MO
12 income tax records
$72,500/yr
$48K – $147K
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Callisonrtkl, Los Angeles County, CA
11 income tax records
$72,500/yr
$55K – $136K
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TriNet, Kings County, NY
26 income tax records
$71,000/yr
$34K – $114K
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Mg2, King County, WA
18 income tax records
$71,000/yr
$55K – $119K
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Kirksey Architects, Harris County, TX
14 income tax records
$70,000/yr
$53K – $115K
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Hacker Architects, Multnomah County, OR
11 income tax records
$64,500/yr
$60K – $69K

Architect demographics in United States

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43% are single
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57% are married
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41% have kids
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63% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Architects in United States

13,558 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a architect in the United States is $82,000 per year. Architect salaries in the United States can vary between $36,500 to $179,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 13,558 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as architect.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for architects in the United States: Good Fulton Farrell ($114,500 a year), Perkins and Will ($114,000 a year), and Gensler ($112,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for architects in the United States: Sacramento Metro Area, CA ($109,000 a year), San Francisco Metro Area, CA ($97,500 a year), and San Diego Metro Area, CA ($92,000 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.