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Employment and Job Market Info for U.S. Metro Areas


excludes landscape architects and naval architects

Annual Earnings
National 99,860 1.0 $76,930Explore the national job market for Architects (excludes landscape and naval architects)

data source:Bureau of Labor Statistics

Top job markets for Architects ranked by
concentration (left) and median earnings (right):

Metro areas with populations over 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
SF Metro Area 2.5
Seattle-Tacoma, WA 2.3
Denver, CO 2.0
DC Metro Area 2.0
NYC Metro Area 1.9
Metro Area Median Earnings
Oklahoma City, OK $92,400
SF Metro Area $91,180
Sacramento, CA $89,020
Boston Metro Area $88,330
Las Vegas, NV $88,030

Metro areas with populations of 500,000 to 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Honolulu, HI 1.6
Omaha, NE 1.5
Lexington, KY 1.4
New Haven, CT 1.4
Baton Rouge, LA 1.3
Metro Area Median Earnings
Lakeland, FL $97,570
Stockton, CA $95,550
Bridgeport, CT $94,440
Santa Rosa, CA $89,560
Syracuse, NY $85,960

Metro areas with populations of 200,000 to 500,000

Metro Area Location Quotient
Boulder, CO 2.7
Charlottesville, VA 2.3
Ocala, FL 1.7
Trenton, NJ 1.7
Burlington, VT 1.5
Metro Area Median Earnings
Salinas, CA $115,580
Vallejo, CA $98,420
Anchorage, AK $96,980
Norwich, CT $96,140
Springfield, IL $93,610

National - Job Listings

Fannie Mae - Washington,DC
Work with the customers and other enterprise architects to formulate policies and plans that support the enterprise goals, implement efficient busines... Full Description - Washington,DC
MicroStrategy Architect / Developer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals supporting a Federal Government customer in Washington, DC.... Full Description

Applied Information Sciences - Washington,DC
AIS is currently seeking Lead Software Architects with solid Microsoft development and architecture experience using .NET technologies for several fed... Full Description

ManTech International Corporation - Herndon,VA
General J2EE, Architect (doer) on big projects, experience ingesting large corpus of data, indexing, storing, REST interface design . ... At least 1 o... Full Description

INENT Inc. (Innovative Enabling Technologies Inc) - Herndon,VA
AWS Architect/JAVA Long Term Herndon VA KEY JOB FUNCTIONS Participate with team of technical staff and project managers or agile practitioners to dete... Full Description

Headway Tek - Herndon,VA
Java AWS ArchitectDuration: Long TermLocation: Herndon VA KEY JOB FUNCTIONS Participate with team of technical staff and project managers or agile pra... Full Description

Equinix - Ashburn,VA
Solution Architect The Solution Architect in Cloud Computing is always on the forefront of cloud solutions. Are you an experienced Solution Architect ... Full Description

Codigent - Reston,VA
Codigent is dedicated towards developing and providing innovative IT services and effective solutions, Codigent is a company with the agility and nimb... Full Description

Cognilytics - Reston,VA
for SAP DB/App Role Java Architect DescriptionTop two for this role are:Currently holds a Public Trust or any higher clearance (These also need to hav... Full Description

Squires Group - Chantilly,VA
Bring your best SharePoint Development Lead and Architect skills to the table for an important Federal project. ... As the SharePoint Development Lead... Full Description

Job Openings

Fannie Mae - Washington,DC - Washington,DC
Applied Information Sciences - Washington,DC
ManTech International Corporation - Herndon,VA
INENT Inc. (Innovative Enabling Technologies Inc) - Herndon,VA
Headway Tek - Herndon,VA