Illinois Architecture Degrees and Schools

Career Information for Architects in Illinois

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Fast Facts for Architects in Illinois

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Chicago and Springfield
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Peoria and Champaign
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Chicago and Rockford

Salaries for Architects in Illinois

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Champaign and Chicago

Schools for Architects in Illinois are listed below.

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More Illinois Architecture Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Columbia College Chicago Chicago Masters 12,021
Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago Doctorate & First Professional 7,277
Judson University Elgin Masters 1,236
Southern Illinois University Carbondale Carbondale Doctorate & First Professional 20,983
University of Illinois at Chicago Chicago Doctorate & First Professional 25,747
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Champaign Doctorate & First Professional 42,326

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Architects

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Illinois. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Architects relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Carbondale 0 $73640 0
Marion 0 $73640 0
Champaign 50 $80650 0.79
Urbana 50 $80650 0.79
Peoria 110 $72230 0.9
Rockford 80 $62200 0.83
Springfield 80 $91580 1.06
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