Iowa Architecture Degrees and Schools

Career Information for Architects in Iowa

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Fast Facts for Architects in Iowa

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Ames and Des Moines
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Iowa City and Dubuque
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Des Moines and Cedar Rapids

Salaries for Architects in Iowa

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Iowa City and Cedar Rapids

Schools for Architects in Iowa are listed below.

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More Iowa Architecture Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Iowa State University Ames Doctorate & First Professional 26,160

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Architects

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Iowa. 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


Ames 50 $62760 1.64
Cedar Rapids 60 $72130 0.67
Des Moines 300 $69160 1.26
West Des Moines 300 $69160 1.26
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