Salary is one factor that leads to overall satisfaction in a career.
After graduation, architecture graduates typically earn high salaries compared to the national average.
Architecture graduate salaries over time
The typical early career salary for someone with a bachelor’s degree in architecture is $43,286, and within five years of graduation, this average salary goes up to $51,974.
This chart maps the average workforce wage by years of experience:
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