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Architecture Schools
In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

There are 5 architecture schools in Philadelphia for faculty to choose from. The trends in Philadelphia's architecture academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes architecture training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Architecture Employment

Philadelphia 3,460
Pennsylvania 8,830

Of the 8,830 architecture professionals employed in Pennsylvania, 3,460 work in Philadelphia. Between 2006 and 2010, in Philadelphia, there has been a 21% decline in the number of architecture professionals. As the employment for architecture professionals in Philadelphia has decreased, overall employment in Philadelphia has increased.

Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Architecture employment growth

9,960 10,370 10,840 10,200 8,830
4,390 4,390 4,420 4,140 3,460
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Philadelphia

Architecture VS. All professions salaries in Philadelphia

$55,863 $59,597 $61,340 $66,207 $66,740
$43,010 $44,460 $46,450 $48,340 $49,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Architecture in Philadelphia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Philadelphia

Salaries for architecture professionals in Philadelphia have increased. Philadelphia architecture professionals made $66,740 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for architecture professionals in Philadelphia was $55,863 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Philadelphia.

Salary percentiles for Architecture professionals in Philadelphia

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Architecture professionals make a median salary of $61,227 per year in Philadelphia. The 10% of architecture professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $41,647 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 148% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Architecture professionals and related professions in Philadelphia

Civil Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Architecture schools in Philadelphia


There are 5 accredited architecture schools in the city. Many of Philadelphia's architecture professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Architecture Programs Offered In Philadelphia


Philadelphia's architecture schools offer 21 architecture degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Architecture Degrees In Philadelphia


In 2010 approximately 588 students graduated from architecture courses.

Architecture Faculty Salaries in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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