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Building architect salary in San Francisco, CA

How much does a Building Architect make in San Francisco, CA?

Average base salary

as national average
Average $87,792
Low $60,456
High $127,486
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a building architect is $87,792 per year in San Francisco, CA. 11 salaries reported, updated at September 7, 2023

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Top companies for Building Architects in San Francisco, CA

  1. City of San Jose
    168 reviews5 salaries reported
    $95,337per year
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Highest paying cities for Building Architects near San Francisco, CA

  1. Culver City, CA
    $99,615 per year
    5 salaries reported
  2. San Diego, CA
    $97,983 per year
    5 salaries reported
  3. Santa Rosa, CA
    $97,442 per year
    6 salaries reported
  1. San Jose, CA
    $93,285 per year
    7 salaries reported
  2. San Francisco, CA
    $87,792 per year
    11 salaries reported
  3. Los Angeles, CA
    $85,247 per year
    47 salaries reported
  1. Irvine, CA
    $81,810 per year
    8 salaries reported
  2. Agoura Hills, CA
    $76,478 per year
    8 salaries reported
  3. West Hollywood, CA
    $73,510 per year
    5 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Building Architects

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 13 ratings

46% of Building Architects in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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