Architects (Except Landscape and Naval) Salary Information in New York

The average annual and hourly salaries for architects (except landscape and naval) in the state of New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of architects (except landscape and naval) amongst New York 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Architects (Except Landscape and Naval) in New York

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$52,140
25th Percentile Wage
$61,650
50th Percentile Wage
$81,170
75th Percentile Wage
$107,220
90th Percentile Wage
$148,380

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for architects (except landscape and naval) in New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $148,380. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $81,170. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $52,140.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25.07
25th Percentile Wage
$29.64
50th Percentile Wage
$39.02
75th Percentile Wage
$51.55
90th Percentile Wage
$71.34

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for architects (except landscape and naval) in New York in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $71.34. The median hourly salary is $39.02. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25.07.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201681,1705.52%7.54%
201576,6900.87%-
201476,0202.30%-
201374,270-1.05%-
201275,050--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Architects (Except Landscape and Naval) in New York Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of architects (except landscape and naval) in some New York cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of architects (except landscape and naval) in state of New York ranges from $62,470 to $87,840. The highest paying area for architects (except landscape and naval) in New York is Buffalo-Niagara Falls with a median annual salary of $87,840. The second highest paying city/area in New York State is Syracuse (mean annual salary $85,960). The lowest paying area is Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $62,470.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Buffalo-Niagara Falls
$87,840
Syracuse
$85,960
Albany-Schenectady-Troy
$84,880
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island
$81,570
New York-White Plains-Wayne
$77,280
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown
$76,380
Rochester
$73,120
Nassau-Suffolk
$71,400
Ithaca
$66,300
Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area
$65,070
Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area
$62,470


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