1. Home
  2. Career Explorer
  3. Architect
  4. Salaries
Content has loaded

Architect salary in Lakewood, CO

How much does an Architect make in Lakewood, CO?

Average base salary

above national average
Average $102,565
Low $62,810
High $167,483
Non-cash benefit
View more benefits

The average salary for a architect is $102,565 per year in Lakewood, CO. 2 salaries reported, updated at February 28, 2023

Is this useful?

Top companies for Architects in Lakewood, CO

  1. F5
    137 reviews5 salaries reported
    $231,144per year
Is this useful?

Highest paying cities for Architects near Lakewood, CO

  1. Littleton, CO
    $129,713 per year
    7 salaries reported
  2. Colorado Springs, CO
    $119,854 per year
    6 salaries reported
  3. Aurora, CO
    $111,993 per year
    6 salaries reported
  1. Englewood, CO
    $105,561 per year
    14 salaries reported
  2. Denver, CO
    $98,643 per year
    169 salaries reported
  3. Greenwood Village, CO
    $95,693 per year
    32 salaries reported
  1. Centennial, CO
    $84,966 per year
    8 salaries reported
  2. Fort Collins, CO
    $83,844 per year
    8 salaries reported
  3. Loveland, CO
    $83,717 per year
    33 salaries reported
Is this useful?

Where can an Architect earn more?

Compare salaries for Architects in different locations
Explore Architect openings
Is this useful?

Best-paid skills and qualifications for Architects

Most recommended certification


(earn +53.65% more)

The jobs requiring this certification have increase by 71.63% since 2018. Architects with this certification earn +53.65% more than the average base salary, which is $102,565 per year.

Job Trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this certificationChange from previous year
20112increase by 2
20127334increase by 366600.00%
201319298increase by 163.13%
201419926increase by 3.25%
201514816decrease by 25.64%
201615023increase by 1.40%
20178367decrease by 44.31%
201811437increase by 36.69%
201919629increase by 71.63%

Top companies hiring Architects with the recommended certification

Arganteal, Corp.
View more companies for Architects
Is this useful?

Top schools offering CCIE


7 reviews


Top skills

More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

Top CertificationsSalaryJob openingsCompanies
33 jobs41
17 jobs21
Is this useful?

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
Is this useful?

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.

Is this useful?

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

Project Architect

454 job openings

Average $94,705 per year

Is this useful?

Common questions about salaries for an Architect

How can I know if I am being paid fairly as an architect?

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.

Was this answer helpful?

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.)
Was this answer helpful?

How much do similar professions to architect get paid?

Check the below indeed career pages for the detailed pay ranges for the similar professions to architect here:

Was this answer helpful?

Who is the richest architect?

Do architects make a lot of money?

Do architects get bonuses?

Career insights

Frequently searched careers

Registered Nurse

Police Officer

Software Engineer

Truck Driver


Administrative Assistant


Dental Hygienist

Real Estate Agent

Delivery Driver

Substitute Teacher

Nursing Assistant