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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleArchitect I Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$53,360  
38.17%
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Performs design computations, compiles data, and completes elementary architectural assignments. Prepares project estimates and architectural plans as requested. Inspects structures in the field. Requ

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Entry Level Architect
Job TitleArchitect II Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$64,089  
45.85%
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Responsible for smaller parts of large, complex architectural projects. Selects, evaluates, and implements architectural procedures and techniques to use to complete projects. Prepares reports and spe

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Intermediate Level Architect
Job TitleArchitect III Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$77,813  
55.67%
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Responsible for minor or small architectural projects. Selects, evaluates, and implements architectural procedures and techniques used to complete projects. Prepares reports and specifications as requ

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Senior Level Architect
Job TitleArchitect IV Experience7 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$95,281  
68.16%
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Responsible for substantial architectural projects. Selects, evaluates, and implements architectural procedures and techniques used to complete projects. Writes reports and specifications, supervises

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Job TitleArchitect V Experience10 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$108,037  
77.29%
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With broad knowledge of architectural principles and procedures, independently oversees and plans all architectural aspects of construction projects. Responsible for final specifications, approval of

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Architect - Consultant
Job TitleArchitectural Drafter I Experience1 - 3 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$43,413  
31.06%
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Conceives, designs, plans and constructs models for new or modified structures. Coordinates and determines quantity and types of materials needed, and schedules material orders to support the construc

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Entry Level Architectural Drafter
Job TitleArchitectural Drafter II Experience3 - 5 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$55,868  
39.97%
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Conceives, designs, plans and constructs models for new or modified structures. Coordinates and determines quantity and types of materials needed, and schedules material orders to support the construc

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Intermediate Level Architectural Drafter
Job TitleArchitectural Drafter III Experience5 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$63,455  
45.40%
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Conceives, designs, plans and constructs models for new or modified structures. Coordinates and determines quantity and types of materials needed, and schedules material orders to support the construc

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Senior Architectural Drafter
Job TitleBranch Office Manager Experience5 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$130,356  
93.26%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Manages all aspects of the onsite branch office. Collects and analyzes data for the project and makes the development strategy. Provides technical support for the marketing staff. Evaluates the scope

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Branch Manager
Profit Center Manager
Division Manager
Job TitleCAD Drafter I Experience0 - 2 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$48,800  
34.91%
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Transforms initial rough product designs into working documents using computer aided design (CAD). Reviews engineering drawings and designs to ensure adherence to established specifications and standa

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Mechanical Drafter I
Computer Aided Design Drafter
Entry-level CAD Drafter
CAD Drafter
Job TitleCAD Drafter II Experience2 - 4 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$62,071  
44.41%
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Transforms initial rough product designs into working documents using computer aided design (CAD). Reviews engineering drawings and designs to ensure adherence to established specifications and standa

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Mechanical Drafter II
Senior CAD Drafter
Senior Computer Aided Design Drafter
Intermediate Level CAD Drafter
CAD Drafter
Sr
CAD Drafter
Sr.
Job TitleDesigner I Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$54,570  
39.04%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Applies engineering or architectural principles to the design of buildings/structures and their components or assemblies. Prepares creative designs or related drawings or details; uses designs to deve

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Job TitleDesigner II Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$60,701  
43.43%
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Applies engineering or architectural principles to the design of buildings/structures and their components or assemblies. Prepares creative designs or related drawings or details; uses designs to deve

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Job TitleDesigner III Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$78,018  
55.81%
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Applies engineering or architectural principles to the design of buildings/structures and their components or assemblies. Prepares creative designs or related drawings or details; uses designs to deve

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Job TitleDesktop Publishing Operator I Experience1 - 3 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$48,224  
34.50%
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Utilizes desktop publishing tools, equipment, and software packages to create and produce a variety of high quality communication materials that incorporate text and graphic images. Designs page layou

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Desktop Publisher
Desktop Publishing Operator
Entry Level Desktop Publishing Operator
Desktop Publisher I
Job TitleDesktop Publishing Operator II Experience3 - 5 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$51,835  
37.08%
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Utilizes desktop publishing tools, equipment, and software packages to create and produce a variety of high quality communication materials that incorporate text and graphic images. Designs page layou

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Desktop Publisher II
Mid Level Desktop Publishing Operator
Job TitleDesktop Publishing Operator III Experience5 - 7 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$60,904  
43.57%
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Utilizes desktop publishing tools, equipment, and software packages to create and produce a variety of high quality communication materials that incorporate text and graphic images. Designs page layou

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Senior Desktop Publishing Operator
Desktop Publisher
Sr.
Desktop Publishing Operator
Sr
Desktop Publishing Operator
Sr.
Desktop Publisher III
Job TitleDrafter I Experience0 - 2 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$48,058  
34.38%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Provides routine drafting support, prepares various drawings and schematics derived from a variety of specifications, layouts, blueprints and sketches. Utilizes established techniques, standards and t

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Entry Level Drafter
Level I Drafter
Job TitleDrafter II Experience2 - 4 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$56,076  
40.12%
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Provides routine drafting support, prepares various drawings and schematics derived from a variety of specifications, layouts, blueprints and sketches. Utilizes established techniques, standards and t

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Intermediate Level Drafter
Level II Drafter
Job TitleDrafter III Experience4 - 7 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$67,918  
48.59%
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Provides routine drafting support, prepares various drawings and schematics derived from a variety of specifications, layouts, blueprints and sketches. Utilizes established techniques, standards and t

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Level III Drafter
Senior Level Drafter
Job TitleDrafter IV Experience7 + EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$82,744  
59.20%
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Provides drafting support for high complexity or unique projects, prepares various drawings and schematics derived from a variety of specifications, layouts, blueprints and sketches. Utilizes establis

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Lead Drafter
Job TitleDrafting Supervisor Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$93,809  
67.11%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Plans, assigns, and reviews the work of drafters and other employees working on design projects. Establishes deadlines, develops goals, and determines production standards for the department. Analyzes

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Drafter Supervisor
Supervisor of Drafting
Job TitleEstimating Manager Experience5 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$139,781  
100.00%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Manages the daily activities of an estimating department for an engineering organization. Implements technical estimating standards and procedures and oversees the work of project estimators. Solicits

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Job TitleGIS Analyst I Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$46,959  
33.59%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Utilizes Geographic Information System techniques to provide better understanding of certain variables in given geographic location. Extracts datfrom GIS software and uses varying analysis methods to

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Geographic Information Systems Analyst I
Entry Level Geographic Information Systems Analyst
Entry Level GIS Analyst
Level I GIS Analyst
Level I Geographic Information Systems Analyst
Job TitleGIS Analyst II Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$59,460  
42.54%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Utilizes Geographic Information System techniques to provide better understanding of certain variables in given geographic location. Extracts datfrom GIS software and uses varying analysis methods to

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Geographic Information Systems Analyst II
Intermediate Level GIS Analyst
Intermediate Level Geographic Information Systems
Level II Geographic Information Systems Analyst
Level II GIS Analyst
Job TitleGIS Analyst III Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$71,296  
51.01%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Utilizes Geographic Information System techniques to provide better understanding of certain variables in given geographic location. Extracts datfrom GIS software and uses varying analysis methods to

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Senior Level Geographic Information Systems Analys
Senior Level GIS Analyst
Level III Geographic Information Systems Analyst
Level III GIS Analyst
Geographic Information Systems Analyst III
Job TitleGIS Analyst IV Experience7 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$78,057  
55.84%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Utilizes Geographic Information System techniques to provide better understanding of certain variables in given geographic location. Extracts datfrom GIS software and uses varying analysis methods to

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Geographic Information Systems Analyst IV
Level IV GIS Analyst
Level IV Geographic Information Systems Analyst
Job TitleGIS Analyst V Experience10 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$96,416  
68.98%
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Utilizes Geographic Information System techniques to provide better understanding of certain variables in given geographic location. Extracts datfrom GIS software and uses varying analysis methods to

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GIS Analyst - Specialist
Geographic Information Systems Analyst V
Geographic Information Systems Analyst - Specialis
Level V Geographic Information Systems Analyst
Level V GIS Analyst
Job TitleIndustrial Designer I Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$58,180  
41.62%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Develops industrial design specifications to optimize the product function and value. Analyzes the intended use of products and user preferences to carry out a complete detail and layout drawings. Ens

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Entry Level Industrial Designer
Job TitleIndustrial Designer II Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$66,737  
47.74%
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Develops industrial design specifications to optimize the product function and value. Analyzes the intended use of products and user preferences to carry out a complete detail and layout drawings. Ens

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Intermediate Level Industrial Designer
Job TitleIndustrial Designer III Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$82,254  
58.84%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Develops industrial design specifications to optimize the product function and value. Analyzes the intended use of products and user preferences to carry out a complete detail and layout drawings. Ens

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Senior Industrial Designer
Job TitleInterior Designer I Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$44,531  
31.86%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Develops plans and designs for the interior of residential, commercial, or industrial buildings based on the needs of the client. Creates functional and aesthetic designs that help boost productivity,

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Level I Interior Designer
Entry Level Interior Designer
Job TitleInterior Designer II Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$52,111  
37.28%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Develops plans and designs for the interior of residential, commercial, or industrial buildings based on the needs of the client. Creates functional and aesthetic designs that help boost productivity,

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Level II Interior Designer
Intermediate Level Interior Designer
Job TitleInterior Designer III Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$58,273  
41.69%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Develops plans and designs for the interior of residential, commercial, or industrial buildings based on the needs of the client. Creates functional and aesthetic designs that help boost productivity,

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Level III Interior Designer
Senior Level Interior Designer
Job TitleInterior Designer IV Experience7 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$66,737  
47.74%
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Develops plans and designs for the interior of residential, commercial, or industrial buildings based on the needs of the client. Creates functional and aesthetic designs that help boost productivity,

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Level IV Interior Designer
Job TitleInterior Designer V Experience10 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$79,460  
56.85%
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Develops plans and designs for the interior of residential, commercial, or industrial buildings based on the needs of the client. Creates functional and aesthetic designs that help boost productivity,

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Level V Interior Designer
Interior Designer - Consultant
Interior Designer - Specialist
Job TitleLandscape Architect I Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$48,717  
34.85%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Assists in the development of exterior spaces and physical environments. Aids in preparing overview of final project design drawings and specifications. Requires bachelor's degree in related field. Ty

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Entry Level Landscape Architect
Job TitleLandscape Architect II Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$55,972  
40.04%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Assists in the development of exterior spaces and physical environments. Prepares overview of final project design drawings and specifications. May be involved in the development of schematic designs

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Intermediate Level Landscape Architect
Job TitleLandscape Architect III Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$69,219  
49.52%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Assists in the development of exterior spaces and physical environments. Prepares overview of final project design drawings and specifications. Develops schematic designs and construction details, hel

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Senior Level Landscape Architect
Job TitleLandscape Architect IV Experience7 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$86,000  
61.53%
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Supervises the development of exterior spaces and physical environments. Responsible for final project design drawings and specifications. Oversees the development of schematic designs and constructio

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Job TitleLandscape Architect Manager Experience5 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$119,295  
85.34%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Supervises all related activities of staff of landscape architects and technicians. Oversees, manages, and schedules the development of exterior spaces and physical environments, the development of sc

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Manager of Landscape Architecture
Job TitlePrincipal Architect Experience12 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$128,538  
91.96%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Manages and supervises all related activities of staff of architects and technicians. Directly manages the development of architectural designs and preliminary construction details. Ensures architectu

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Architectural Director
Architecture Director
Architectural Manager
Architecture Manager
Architect VI
Job TitleSpecifications Writer Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$56,971  
40.76%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Writes descriptions of processes and processing operations. Works with engineers, operations personnel, manuals, and other materials to develop specifications. May require bachelor's degree in related

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