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Architecture Schools
In Seattle, Washington

Architecture faculty can choose to work at only one architecture school in Seattle. The trends in Seattle'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

Seattle Vs. Washington Architecture Employment

Seattle 4,080
Washington 5,930

Exactly 4,080 of Washington State's 5,930 architecture professionals work in Seattle. Between 2006 and 2010, in Seattle, there has been a 9% decline in the number of architecture professionals. Overall employment in Seattle has increased.

Seattle Vs. Washington Architecture employment growth

6,390 7,470 8,140 7,190 5,930
4,490 5,240 5,750 4,960 4,080
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Seattle

Architecture VS. All professions salaries in Seattle

$59,423 $60,773 $62,600 $64,007 $60,117
$47,730 $49,890 $51,680 $53,240 $54,610
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Architecture in Seattle
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Seattle

As the number of architecture professionals in Seattle has shrunk, salaries for architecture professionals have increased. Seattle architecture professionals made $60,117 per year, on average, in 2010. Architecture professionals in Seattle made a yearly average salary of $59,423, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of architecture professionals in Seattle is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Architecture professionals in Seattle

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

Architecture professionals in Seattle earn a median salary of $55,097 per year. The 10% of architecture professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $37,973 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $90,503 per year.

Average Salaries for Architecture professionals and related professions in Seattle

Civil Engineering

Seattle architecture professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Architecture schools in Seattle


Many of Seattle's architecture professionals are graduates of the only accredited architecture school in the city.

Architecture Programs Offered In Seattle


There are a total of 7 degree and certificate programs in architecture offered by Seattle's architecture schools.

Student Completed Architecture Degrees In Seattle


In 2010 approximately 214 students completed architecture courses.

Architecture Faculty Salaries in Seattle, Washington

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