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China Architecture Salary Guide 2015

Published on: 05-01-2015

Want to work in China?  Check out what salary you should be on…

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China Architecture salary Guide

All salaries are CNY per month.  All companies are different; this information should be used as a guide only.

Job Title AverageSalary Under 21Employees 21-50Employees 51-100Employees 101-200Employees 200+ Employees
Year Out Student 8,000 9,000+ 10,000+ 18,000+ 10,000 8,000
Architectural Graduate (Master Degree) 14,800 18,000 11,000 18,000 16,000 12,000
Graduate with 2 Years Experience 15,600 23,000 26,000 17,000 28,000 23,000
Graduate with 5 Years Experience 29,400 28,000 31,000 39,000 38,000 34,000
Registered Architect with 2-5 Years Exp 39,400 46,000 30,000 38,000 42,000 40,000
Registered Architect with 5-10 Years Exp 46,600 40,000 51,000 52,000 47,000 52,000
Registered Architect with 10+ Years Exp 68, 000 75,000 80,000 87,000 65,000 78,000
Associate / Associate Director / Project Director 83,000 95,000+ 70,000+ 80,000+ 85,000 90,000
Director 88,000 110,000 75,000 85,000 65,000 90,000

 

Drafts Person

Job Title Average Salary Under 21Employees 21-50Employees 51-100Employees 101-200Employees 200+ Employees
Draft Person with 2 years experience 7,000 5,000 6,000 6,000 8,000 10,000
Draft Person with 5 years experience 14,000 8,000 10,000 15,000 17,000 20,000
Draft Person with 10 years experience 7,000 5,000 6,000 6,000 25,000 30,000

 


*Years of experience for graduates and architects include all relevant experience after graduating university

NB: In China the distinction between western and local architects has reduced so much we have found parity across the board at architect level and up.  Please add a further 5-20% premium in these salaries for those staff who have AP registration.

Written by: Adrem Admin