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Architecture Schools
In Big Rapids, Michigan

In Big Rapids, there is only one architecture school where architecture faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in architecture in the city of Big Rapids, which encompasses architecture training at the architecture associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Big Rapids Vs. Michigan Architecture Employment

Big Rapids 60
Michigan 3,660

Of the 3,660 architecture professionals employed in Michigan, 60 work in Big Rapids. The number of architecture professionals in Big Rapids has shrunk by 33% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for architecture professionals in Big Rapids has decreased, overall employment in Big Rapids has increased.

Big Rapids Vs. Michigan Architecture employment growth

5,580 4,860 4,580 3,890 3,660
90 No data 30 No data 60
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Big Rapids

Architecture VS. All professions salaries in Big Rapids

$52,985 No data $45,020 No data $43,380
$34,520 $35,560 $36,690 No data $37,370
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Architecture in Big Rapids
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Big Rapids

As the number of architecture professionals in Big Rapids has shrunk, salaries for architecture professionals have also decreased. In 2010 Big Rapids architecture professionals earned an average yearly salary of $43,380. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for architecture professionals in Big Rapids was $52,985 per year. The decline in the salary of architecture professionals in Big Rapids is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Architecture professionals in Big Rapids

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Architecture professionals make a median salary of $42,220 per year in Big Rapids. The difference in pay between the architecture professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 93%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $30,730 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $59,290 per year.

Average Salaries for Architecture professionals and related professions in Big Rapids

Civil Engineering

On average architecture professionals in Big Rapids earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Big Rapids.

Educational Trends

Architecture schools in Big Rapids


Many of Big Rapids' architecture professionals are graduates of the only accredited architecture school in the city.

Architecture Programs Offered In Big Rapids


Big Rapids' architecture school offers one architecture degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Architecture Degrees In Big Rapids


Approximately 22 students completed architecture courses in 2010.

Architecture Faculty Salaries in Big Rapids, Michigan

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