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Architect salary in Aurora, CO

How much does an Architect make in Aurora, CO?

Average base salary

as national average
Average $101,077
Low $63,511
High $160,863
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a architect is $101,077 per year in Aurora, CO. 5 salaries reported, updated at September 12, 2023

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Top companies for Architects in Aurora, CO

  1. DISH
    8,452 reviews5 salaries reported
    $160,700per year
  2. $110,473per year
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Highest paying cities for Architects near Aurora, CO

  1. Colorado Springs, CO
    $135,094 per year
    10 salaries reported
  2. Littleton, CO
    $125,697 per year
    7 salaries reported
  3. Englewood, CO
    $108,830 per year
    20 salaries reported
  1. Denver, CO
    $103,419 per year
    94 salaries reported
  2. Aurora, CO
    $101,077 per year
    5 salaries reported
  3. Greenwood Village, CO
    $98,587 per year
    28 salaries reported
  1. Centennial, CO
    $98,438 per year
    10 salaries reported
  2. Fort Collins, CO
    $92,481 per year
    5 salaries reported
  3. Loveland, CO
    $84,808 per year
    16 salaries reported
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Where can an Architect earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Architects

Most recommended skill

Communication Skills(earn +25.34% more)

The jobs requiring this skill have increase by 65725.93% since 2018. Architects with this skill earn +25.34% more than the average base salary, which is $101,077 per year.

Job Trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this skillChange from previous year
20131increase by 1
20144increase by 300.00%
20153decrease by 25.00%
20164increase by 33.33%
201710increase by 150.00%
201854increase by 440.00%
201935546increase by 65725.93%

Top companies hiring Architects with the recommended skill

Sumer Innovations
City of Louisville, CO
RATIO Architects
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Top certifications

More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

Top CertificationsSalaryJob openingsCompanies
33 jobs41
17 jobs21
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Most common benefits for Architects

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Profit sharing
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 287 ratings

64% of Architects in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in Aurora, CO?

Project Architect

Job openings

Average $94,123 per year

Architectural Technician

Job openings

Average $62,576 per year

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Common questions about salaries for an Architect

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If you're unsure about what salary is appropriate for an architect, visit Indeed's Salary Calculator to get a free, personalized pay range based on your location, industry, and experience.

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What kind of architect role gets the highest pay?

The following are the architect roles with the highest pay:

  • Building Architect (Commercial, Factories, Resident, Restaurants, Theatre, etc.)
  • Landscape Architect (Parks, Gardens, Playgrounds, etc.)
  • Naval Architect (Boats, Ship, Submarine, etc.)
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How much do similar professions to architect get paid?

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