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Architect Income Data
Median annual wages of wage-and-salary architects were $70,320 in May 2008.
The middle 50 percent earned between $53,480 and $91,870. The lowest 10 percent
earned less than $41,320, and the highest 10 percent earned more than $119,220.
Those just starting their internships can expect to earn considerably less.
Earnings of partners in established architectural firms may fluctuate because
of changing business conditions. Some architects may have difficulty
establishing their own practices and may go through a period when their expenses
are greater than their income, requiring substantial financial resources.
Many firms pay tuition and fees toward continuing education requirements for
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor,
Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2010-11 Edition
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