What Are The Training Requirements for Landscape Architects?

Landscape architects need a bachelor's degree and internship/residency.

Degrees for Landscape architects
Typical education of Landscape architects
Percent
Less than High School 0.3
High School 1.6
Some College 4.6
Associates Degree 2.9
Bachelors Degree 49.0
Masters Degree 34.0
Doctorate or Professional Degree 7.5

What Is the Employment Outlook for Landscape Architects?

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 1,000 more landscape architects but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 4,000 more.

This career includes 22,000 people in the United States.

How Much Do Landscape Architects Make?

On average, landscape architects make $33.08 per hour or $68,820 per year in the United States.

What Is the Typical Hourly Income for Landscape Architects?

Hourly income for Landscape architects in the United States compared with other, similar careers.
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Landscape architects $18.72 $23.55 $30.52 $40.16 $51.33
Architecture and engineering occupations $20.46 $27.66 $37.45 $50.06 $64.15
Architects, surveyors, and cartographers $19.67 $25.54 $33.66 $44.55 $57.09
Architects, except naval $21.49 $27.46 $35.98 $47.05 $60.90
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

What Is the Typical Annual Salary for Landscape Architects?

Annual salary for Landscape architects in the United States compared with other, similar careers.
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Landscape architects $38,950 $48,990 $63,480 $83,530 $106,770
Architecture and engineering occupations $42,550 $57,540 $77,900 $104,130 $133,440
Architects, surveyors, and cartographers $40,910 $53,110 $70,010 $92,670 $118,750
Architects, except naval $44,700 $57,120 $74,850 $97,870 $126,680
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics

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