Architect salary in Chicago Metro Area, IL

Average salary
$79,000/yr
Based on 648 income tax records
$31,500
$199,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$55K
 
$68K
 
$91K
 
$94K
 
$102K
$31,500
$199,000
How much do Architects make?
The average total salary for a Architect is $79,000 per year. This is based on data from 648 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Architect and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Architect salary can vary between $31,500 to $199,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Architect salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Gensler, Cook County, IL
19 income tax records
$112,500/yr
$51K – $423K
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The Lamar Johnson Collaborative, Cook County, IL
10 income tax records
$86,000/yr
$56K – $197K
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Perkins And Will, Cook County, IL
18 income tax records
$78,500/yr
$43K – $201K
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Cannon Design, Cook County, IL
23 income tax records
$68,500/yr
$47K – $120K
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Skidmore Owings, Cook County, IL
21 income tax records
$68,000/yr
$54K – $156K

Architect demographics in Chicago Metro Area, IL

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45% are single
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55% are married
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39% have kids
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58% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Architects in Chicago Metro Area, IL

648 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a architect in Chicago Metro Area, IL is $79,000 per year. Architect salaries in Chicago Metro Area, IL can vary between $31,500 to $199,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 648 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as architect.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for architects near Chicago Metro Area, 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 Metro Area, IL: Wilmette, IL ($106,500 a year), Oak Park, IL ($97,000 a year), and Naperville, IL ($94,000 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.