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 amongst Iowa 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$31,970
25th Percentile Wage
$39,180
50th Percentile Wage
$48,480
75th Percentile Wage
$68,820
90th Percentile Wage
$92,810

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 $92,810. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $48,480. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $31,970.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$15.37
25th Percentile Wage
$18.84
50th Percentile Wage
$23.31
75th Percentile Wage
$33.09
90th Percentile Wage
$44.62

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for landscape architects in Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $44.62. The median hourly salary is $23.31. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $15.37.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of landscape architects from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201648,4803.98%-5.42%
201546,550-7.80%-
201450,180-1.57%-
201350,970-0.27%-
201251,110--

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 $37,480 to $45,570. The highest paying area for landscape architects in Iowa is Des Moines-West Des Moines with a median annual salary of $45,570. The lowest paying area is Iowa City with a median annual salary of $37,480.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Des Moines-West Des Moines
$45,570
Iowa City
$37,480


Related:

Highest paying cities for landscape architects

Highest paying industries for landscape architects.