Washington Architecture Degrees and Schools

Career Information for Architects in Washington

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Fast Facts for Architects in Washington

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Seattle, Olympia and Bremerton
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Tacoma, Bellingham and Spokane
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Seattle, Spokane and Tacoma

Salaries for Architects in Washington

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Bremerton, Spokane and Seattle

Schools for Architects in Washington are listed below.

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More Washington Architecture Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
University of Washington-Seattle Campus Seattle Doctorate 40,218
Washington State University Pullman Doctorate & First Professional 24,396

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Architects

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


Bremerton 60 $62490 1.04
Silverdale 60 $62490 1.04
Kennewick 50 $80800 0.68
Richland 50 $80800 0.68
Olympia 40 $83830 0.54
Tumwater 40 $83830 0.54
Seattle 2510 $71430 2.03
Tacoma 2510 $71430 2.03
Bellevue 2510 $71430 2.03
Spokane 120 $69210 0.83
Spokane Valley 120 $69210 0.83
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