Landscape Architects Salary Information in Iowa

The average annual and hourly salaries for landscape architects in the state of Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of landscape architects among Iowa metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Landscape Architects in Iowa

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,620
25th Percentile Wage
$41,730
50th Percentile Wage
$48,390
75th Percentile Wage
$65,030
90th Percentile Wage
$88,080

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for landscape architects in Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $88,080. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $48,390. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $35,620.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of landscape architects from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$48,390
-0.19% -5.62%
2016
$48,480
3.98% -
2015
$46,550
-7.80% -
2014
$50,180
-1.57% -
2013
$50,970
-0.27% -
2012
$51,110
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Landscape Architects in Iowa Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of landscape architects in some Iowa cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of landscape architects in state of Iowa ranges from $36,500 to $74,440. The highest paying area for landscape architects in Iowa is Waterloo-Cedar Falls with a median annual salary of $74,440. The second highest paying city/area in Iowa State is Des Moines-West Des Moines (mean annual salary $46,000). The lowest paying area is Ames with a median annual salary of $36,500.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Waterloo-Cedar Falls
$74,440
Des Moines-West Des Moines
$46,000
Iowa City
$37,480
Ames
$36,500




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