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Landscape Architect Salary

$81,073 (USD)

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Last updated: May 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Landscape Architect is $81,073 a year and $39 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Landscape Architect is between $57,404 and $100,375. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Landscape Architect. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Designs and plans development of land areas for projects, such as parks and other recreational facilities, airports, highways and parkways, hospitals, schools, land subdivisions, and commercial, industrial, and residential sites.
  • Confers with clients, engineering personnel, and architects on overall program.
  • Collects and analyzes data on such site conditions as geographic location; soil, vegetation, and rock features; drainage; and location of structures for preparation of environmental impact report and development of landscaping plans.
  • Architects are typically required to be licensed or registered.
  • Licensing is based on the Landscape Architect Registration Examination sponsored by the Council of Landscape Architectural Registration Boards.
Landscape Architect Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Landscape Architects

Job family population: 19,040

Estimated population of Landscape Architect jobs: 17,462

Rate of error: 5.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the largest city by population is New York City...

Landscape Architect Job Listings for United States

Landscape Architect
May 15
Architectural Nexus
The successful candidate will work with an integrative team of landscape architects to develop and document holistic designs for for a variety of project types. Applicants should be prepared to ...
Landscape Architect
May 13
Redmond, WA, USA
Rich Landscaping
Job Description Large landscape maintenance and installation company with a 40-year history seeks Landscape Designer/Landscape Architect with a minimum of five years of experience in Design Build.
Landscape Architect 9270
May 8
Lafayette, LA, USA
Savard Labor & Marine
SAVARD is currently hiring a Landscape Architect to join our team in Lafayette, LA. Requirements: * Must have experience in the field of drafting and pass a drug screen * Shifts: Monday - Friday 8:00 ...
Senior Landscape Architect
Apr 30
Sanderson Stewart
Sanderson Stewart is looking for a talented landscape architect to join our Placemaking Studio in one of our four office locations (Billings or Bozeman, MT; Fort Collins or Denver, CO). We are ...
Landscape Designer
May 17
American Fork, UT, USA
Trees by Design
Qualifications: · BSLA or MLA in Landscape Architecture. Or equivalent training and skillset · Very strong in Autocad and Sketchup · Ability to correctly read social situations and communicate ...
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