Architect salary in Santa Clara, CA
How much does an Architect make in Santa Clara, CA?
Average base salary
The average salary for a architect is $156,660 per year in Santa Clara, CA. 18 salaries reported, updated at August 26, 2023
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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Architects
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 $156,660 per year.
|Year||Number of job openings on Indeed requiring this skill||Change from previous year|
|2013||1||increase by 1|
|2014||4||increase by 300.00%|
|2015||3||decrease by 25.00%|
|2016||4||increase by 33.33%|
|2017||10||increase by 150.00%|
|2018||54||increase by 440.00%|
|2019||35546||increase by 65725.93%|
Most common benefits for Architects
- 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
Salary satisfactionBased 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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Common questions about salaries for an Architect
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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.)