Architect salary in Chicago, IL

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Based on 385 income tax records
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How much do Architects make?
The average total salary for a Architect is $73,000 per year. This is based on data from 385 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Architect and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Architect salary can vary between $31,500 to $156,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Architect salary by company

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Salary range**
Gensler, Cook County, IL
19 income tax records
$51K – $423K
The Lamar Johnson Collaborative, Cook County, IL
10 income tax records
$56K – $197K
Perkins And Will, Cook County, IL
18 income tax records
$43K – $201K
Cannon Design, Cook County, IL
23 income tax records
$47K – $120K
Skidmore Owings, Cook County, IL
21 income tax records
$54K – $156K

Architect demographics in Chicago, IL

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56% are single
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44% are married
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23% have kids
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47% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Architects in Chicago, IL

385 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a architect in Chicago, IL is $73,000 per year. Architect salaries in Chicago, IL can vary between $31,500 to $156,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 385 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as architect.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for architects near Chicago, IL: Gensler ($112,500 a year), The Lamar Johnson Collaborative ($86,000 a year), and Perkins and Will ($78,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for architects near Chicago, IL: Wilmette, IL ($106,500 a year), Oak Park, IL ($97,000 a year), and Naperville, IL ($94,000 a year).
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
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.