Architecture salary guide for London and the UK. Most people find it difficult to judge the level of salary they deserve for the specific skills, ability and experience they bring to any particular job role. However, good information about relative remuneration levels across the industry can give both employers and their staff confidence that the salary levels offered are fair and appropriate.

If you would like to discuss your salary please feel free to contact HAUS with questions in how to get a raise. How to give teams the correct bonus structure and keep staff in your company. The salaries should be fair for all and we hope this keeps the industry informed.  This information is updated periodically and is benchmarked against the market.

The average salary for an Architect is £47,000*, though as always dependant on niches of a role, so feel free to call in and talk to the team to discuss. *Salaries estimates based on 490 salaries submitted anonymously.

ArchitectureLowMediumHigh
Graduate Part I Architectural Assistant£21,700£25,000£27,500
Graduate Part II Architectural Assistant 0-2 years experience£29,150£32,600£35,500
Part II Architectural Assistant with 2-5 years experience£30,700£36,000£39,000
Recently Qualified Architect (ARB/RIBA)£34,000£39,600£43,400
Architect (ARB) with 1-5 years experience£37,000£43,000£51,000
Project Architect£42,400£48,800£54,000
Senior Architect (8 years + experience)£46,600£56,200£61,500+
Graduate Sustainability Consultant£25,500£28,900£30,700
Sustainability Consultant with 3 years + experience£31,800£38,200£44,500
Sustainability Consultant with 8 years + experience£47,700£53,000£58,300
Architectural TechniciansLowMediumHigh
Architectural Technicians with 1 to 5 years experience£26,800£36,000£45,500
Senior Technician with 6-10 years experience£40,800£53,500£58,300+
Architectural Technologist with 1-5 years experience£26,800£36,000£45,500
Senior Technologist with 6-10 years experience£41,800£53,500£63,600+
Senior Positions in ArchitectureLowMediumHigh
(Construction) / Design Manager£50,900£59,900£72,100+
Associate (8 years + experience)£47,700£59,400£71,000
Associate Director (15 years + experience)£59,400£71,000£88,000
Director£71,000£88,000£111,300+
Director with Equity / Partner£106,000£123,000£140,000