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Architects

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages   This career pays well above the median wage.

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $39.42
Statewide median: $23.81

 

This is a very high-wage career. It pays well above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Architects *

Area Low Median High
U S
$31.13 $39.94 $50.89
Minnesota
$31.25 $39.42 $49.98
Central Minnesota
$30.16 $39.40 $49.66
Northeast Minnesota
$30.95 $38.83 $49.33
Northwest Minnesota
$29.74 $37.20 $45.97
Southeast Minnesota
$35.12 $42.55 $48.83
Southwest Minnesota
$30.20 $46.55 $49.30
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$31.54 $39.62 $50.05

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 2,230 workers employed in this small career.

Where do Architects most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in low demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is seeing high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 1,382 new Architects to meet market demand between 2020-2030. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Architects
Area Employment Employment Change
U S 126,700 130,700 3,900 3.1%
Minnesota 1,756 1,871 115 6.5%
Central Minnesota 74 74 0 0%
Northeast Minnesota 63 66 3 4.8%
Northwest Minnesota 54 54 0 0%
Southeast Minnesota 34 33 -1 -2.9%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 1,539 1,648 109 7.1%


Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.




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