In order to find out what you might be paying for an architect, here’s a rundown of what you need to know:What to look for in a good architectWhat you need when looking for an architectural hireWhat you can expect from an architectWhat to expect from a designerArchitectural Design Salary Trends 2018A salary survey commissioned by The Times has revealed that in 2018, the average architectural designer earned a total of $96,900 a year.

The median salary was $93,900, and a full 30% of the respondents were making more than $100,000 a year, with the remaining 20% making less than $50,000.

Source: The TimesArchitecture Salary Trends 2017As expected, architecture jobs were trending upwards in 2017, with an increase in median salary of 3.5% to $96.3 million.

The vast majority of respondents made more than that, with 37% making more that $100 million.

A few interesting tidbits from the survey include:· A majority of architects were either working full time or part time, with more than 60% of them working on full time and only 15% on part time.· A high percentage of architects wanted to increase their salary.

A majority preferred to see a more equal pay gap between designers and non-designers.· In 2017, 37% of architects who did not work on the architectural side of their profession reported that they had been offered a design-related position within the next six months.

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