Architects (Except Landscape and Naval) Salary Information in Texas

The average annual and hourly salaries for architects (except landscape and naval) in the state of Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of architects (except landscape and naval) amongst Texas 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 Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$41,360
25th Percentile Wage
$55,970
50th Percentile Wage
$77,030
75th Percentile Wage
$99,910
90th Percentile Wage
$136,190

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for architects (except landscape and naval) in Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $136,190. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $77,030. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $41,360.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19.89
25th Percentile Wage
$26.91
50th Percentile Wage
$37.04
75th Percentile Wage
$48.04
90th Percentile Wage
$65.48

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for architects (except landscape and naval) in Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $65.48. The median hourly salary is $37.04. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19.89.

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
201677,0304.22%9.35%
201573,7803.13%-
201471,470-0.31%-
201371,6902.59%-
201269,830--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of architects (except landscape and naval) in some Texas cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of architects (except landscape and naval) in state of Texas ranges from $44,670 to $84,800. The highest paying area for architects (except landscape and naval) in Texas is Dallas-Plano-Irving with a median annual salary of $84,800. The second highest paying city/area in Texas State is Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington (mean annual salary $83,730). The lowest paying area is Waco with a median annual salary of $44,670.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$84,800
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$83,730
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
$82,620
Beaumont-Port Arthur
$80,370
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$76,770
Fort Worth-Arlington
$75,800
El Paso
$73,900
Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$63,600
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$62,340
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission
$61,710
Laredo
$61,480
Corpus Christi
$59,490
Lubbock
$59,230
Waco
$44,670


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