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Architecture Schools
In San Francisco, California

There are 3 architecture schools in San Francisco for faculty to choose from. The trends in San Francisco'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

San Francisco Vs. California Architecture Employment

San Francisco 3,300
California 25,850

Of the 25,850 architecture professionals employed in California, 3,300 work in San Francisco. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of architecture professionals in San Francisco has shrunk by 18%. Overall employment in San Francisco has increased.

San Francisco Vs. California Architecture employment growth

32,360 33,760 34,380 30,380 25,850
4,020 4,530 4,260 3,690 3,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Francisco

Architecture VS. All professions salaries in San Francisco

$67,697 $64,623 $68,743 $67,673 $69,240
$54,770 $57,810 $60,430 $61,940 $63,290
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Architecture in San Francisco
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Francisco

In San Francisco, salaries for architecture professionals have increased. In 2010 San Francisco architecture professionals earned an average yearly salary of $69,240. The average salary for architecture professionals in San Francisco was $67,697 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in San Francisco.

Salary percentiles for Architecture professionals in San Francisco

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Architecture professionals in San Francisco earn a median salary of $66,677 per year. The 10% of architecture professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $44,513 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 120% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Architecture professionals and related professions in San Francisco

Civil Engineering

Architecture professional salaries in San Francisco are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Architecture schools in San Francisco


There are 3 accredited architecture schools in the city. Many of San Francisco's architecture professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Architecture Programs Offered In San Francisco


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in architecture offered by San Francisco's architecture schools.

Student Completed Architecture Degrees In San Francisco


In 2010 approximately 26 students graduated from architecture courses.

Architecture Faculty Salaries in San Francisco, California

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