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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

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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. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 23.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Annual Median Salary
Cedar Rapids50 $82,130
Des Moines-West Des Moines160 $99,560

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