A person working in Architecture in Dortmund typically earns around 9,720 EUR per month. Salaries range from 7,610 EUR (lowest) to 12,500 EUR (highest).
This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits. Salaries differ drasticly between different Architecture jobs. If you are interested in the salary of a particular job, see below for salaries for specific job titles.
|Job Title||Average Salary|
|Architectural Designer||9,970 EUR|
|Architectural Drafter||8,030 EUR|
|Architectural Manager||12,200 EUR|
|Architectural Technician||10,000 EUR|
|Architecture Consultant||10,300 EUR|
|Architecture Estimating Manager||11,100 EUR|
|Architecture Specifications Writer||7,110 EUR|
|Assistant Architectural Manager||11,400 EUR|
|CAD Drafter||8,080 EUR|
|CAD Manager||9,730 EUR|
|Design and Decoration Assistant||8,230 EUR|
|Design Manager||11,500 EUR|
|Drafting Supervisor||9,260 EUR|
|Facilities and Project Manager||12,300 EUR|
|Facility Planner||10,400 EUR|
|Interior Design Assistant||7,620 EUR|
|Interior Designer||10,300 EUR|
|Kitchen Designer||8,720 EUR|
|Landscape Architect||9,840 EUR|
|Landscape Artist||9,530 EUR|
|Mapping Technician||8,330 EUR|
|Mechanical Drafter||8,390 EUR|
The Architecture salaries in Dortmund range between 7,610 EUR per month (minimum salary) to 12,500 EUR per month (maximum salary).
The median salary is 10,100 EUR per month, which means that half (50%) of people working in Architecture are earning less than 10,100 EUR while the other half are earning more than 10,100 EUR. The median represents the middle salary value. Generally speaking, you would want to be on the right side of the graph with the group earning more than the median salary.
Closely related to the median are two values: the 25th and the 75th percentiles. Reading from the salary distribution diagram, 25% of people working in Architecture are earning less than 7,970 EUR while 75% of them are earning more than 7,970 EUR. Also from the diagram, 75% of people working in Architecture are earning less than 12,200 EUR while 25% are earning more than 12,200 EUR.
Both are indicators. If your salary is higher than both of the average and the median then you are doing very well. If your salary is lower than both, then many people are earning more than you and there is plently of room for improvement. If your wage is in between the average and median, then things can be a bit confusing. We have written a guide to explain all the different senarios. How to compare your salary
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|Average Salary 2017||+4%|
|Average Salary 2018||+4%|
|Average Salary 2019||+4%|
The hourly wage is the salary paid in one working hour. Usually jobs are classified into two categories: salaried jobs and hourly jobs. Salaried jobs pay a fix amount regardless of the hours worked. Hourly jobs pay per worked hour. To convert salary into hourly wage the above formula is used (assuming 5 working days in a week and 8 working hours per day which is the standard for most jobs). The hourly wage calculation may differ slightly depending on the worked hours per week and annual vacation allowance. The figures mentioned above are good approximation and they are considered to the be the standard.