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Architecture Schools
In Washington DC

In Washington, there are 4 architecture schools where architecture faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the architecture academic community in Washington, and the future trends. Academia in architecture includes architecture training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Washington DC Vs. Washington DC Architecture Employment

Washington DC 4,610
Washington DC 2,070

Exactly 4,610 of Washington DC's 2,070 architecture professionals work in Washington. Between 2006 and 2010, in Washington, there has been a 21% decline in the number of architecture professionals. As the employment for architecture professionals in Washington has decreased, overall employment in Washington has increased.

Washington DC Vs. Washington DC Architecture employment growth

2,020 2,310 2,930 2,460 2,070
5,830 6,230 6,260 6,070 4,610
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington DC
  • Dark Yellow: Washington DC

Architecture VS. All professions salaries in Washington DC

$59,800 $62,780 $64,737 $66,857 $69,940
$52,980 $54,840 $57,620 $60,090 $62,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Architecture in Washington DC
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Washington DC

As the number of architecture professionals in Washington has shrunk, salaries for architecture professionals have increased. In 2010 Washington architecture professionals earned an average yearly salary of $69,940. Architecture professionals in Washington made a yearly average salary of $59,800, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Washington.

Salary percentiles for Architecture professionals in Washington DC

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

Architecture professionals in Washington earn a median salary of $65,280 per year. The 10% of architecture professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,983 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $105,590 per year.

Average Salaries for Architecture professionals and related professions in Washington DC

Civil Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Architecture schools in Washington DC


Many of Washington's architecture professionals are graduates of one of the 4 accredited architecture schools in the city.

Architecture Programs Offered In Washington DC


There are a total of 6 degree and certificate programs in architecture offered by Washington's architecture schools.

Student Completed Architecture Degrees In Washington DC


In 2010 approximately 235 students completed architecture courses.

Architecture Faculty Salaries in Washington DC, Washington DC

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