How much does a Project Architect make?

Updated Jun 13, 2021

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$81,810 /yr
Average Base Pay

299 salaries

$58K

Low

$82K

Average

$115K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Project Architect is $81,810 in United States. Filter by location to see Project Architect salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 299 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Project Architect employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Architect$90,280 /yr
L3
Senior Architect$140,944 /yr
L4
Lead Architect$130,651 /yr
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Gensler
3.9

Gensler

Project Architect

$81,040

 /yr
Range: $55K - $135K
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$55K

$135K

$55,354 - $135,199 Range

Perkins & Will
3.8

Perkins & Will

Project Architect

$81,830

 /yr
Range: $47K - $131K

$47K

$131K

$47,007 - $131,438 Range

HDR
4

HDR

Project Architect

$103,054

 /yr
Range: $70K - $145K

$70K

$145K

$69,907 - $145,162 Range

HNTB
3.9

HNTB

Project Architect

$85,961

 /yr
Range: $58K - $124K

$58K

$124K

$57,654 - $124,264 Range

HKS
4

HKS

Project Architect

$81,164

 /yr
Range: $63K - $113K

$63K

$113K

$63,217 - $112,908 Range

Stantec
3.8

Stantec

Project Architect

$90,530

 /yr
Range: $64K - $113K

$64K

$113K

$64,054 - $112,588 Range

HOK
3.9

HOK

Project Architect

$95,861

 /yr
Range: $57K - $148K

$57K

$148K

$56,603 - $148,437 Range

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AECOM
3.6

AECOM

Project Architect

$89,103

 /yr
Range: $71K - $113K

$71K

$113K

$71,352 - $112,608 Range

Jacobs
3.8

Jacobs

Project Architect

$84,897

 /yr
Range: $56K - $113K

$56K

$113K

$56,483 - $113,400 Range

Ismael Leyva Architects
2.8

Ismael Leyva Architects

Project Architect

$68,441

 /yr
Range: $51K - $88K

$51K

$88K

$50,835 - $87,934 Range

Corgan
4.2

Corgan

Project Architect

$82,823

 /yr
Range: $66K - $108K

$66K

$108K

$65,883 - $108,481 Range

TPG Architecture
3.2

TPG Architecture

Project Architect

$84,722

 /yr
Range: $68K - $113K

$68K

$113K

$68,162 - $113,461 Range

NBBJ
4.1

NBBJ

Project Architect

$94,697

 /yr
Range: $79K - $144K

$79K

$144K

$78,637 - $144,135 Range

CallisonRTKL
3.6

CallisonRTKL

Project Architect

$64,755

 /yr
Range: $39K - $98K

$39K

$98K

$38,743 - $98,410 Range

Aerotek
3.5

Aerotek

Project Architect

$104,964

 /yr
Range: $78K - $130K

$78K

$130K

$78,332 - $129,508 Range

Solomon Cordwell Buenz
3.6

Solomon Cordwell Buenz

Project Architect

$84,282

 /yr
Range: $70K - $99K

$70K

$99K

$69,812 - $99,014 Range

Flad Architects
4

Flad Architects

Project Architect

$86,112

 /yr
Range: $65K - $121K

$65K

$121K

$65,333 - $120,986 Range

Ankrom Moisan Architects
3.5

Ankrom Moisan Architects

Project Architect

$78,230

 /yr
Range: $59K - $108K

$59K

$108K

$58,731 - $108,091 Range

ODA Architecture
3.1

ODA Architecture

Project Architect

$75,518

 /yr
Range: $56K - $121K

$56K

$121K

$55,583 - $121,166 Range

EYP
3.8

EYP

Project Architect

$80,557

 /yr
Range: $71K - $119K

$71K

$119K

$70,988 - $118,549 Range

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Frequently asked questions about Project Architect salaries

The average salary for a Project Architect is $81,810 in United States. Salaries estimates are based on 299 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Project Architect employees in United States.

The highest salary for a Project Architect in United States is $115,190 per year.

The lowest salary for a Project Architect in United States is $58,102 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent project architect salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$50,132
per year
An Architecture Designer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $50,132 per year
Job Highlights
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$98,000
per year
An Architect in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $98,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Phoenix, AZ Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$72,500
per year
An Architect in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $72,500 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$38,471
per year
An Architect in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $38,471 per year
Job Highlights
Chicago, IL Area area
Intern
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$100,000
per year
An Architect in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$125,000
per year
A Practice Architect in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $125,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
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