Architect

Green Career!

Salary

$72,550 per year.

$34.88 per hour.


Education Necessary To Do The Job Successfully

I would have to get a Bachelors degree to do the job successfully. I would also go through three main steps to become a licensed architect. The three main steps are : earning a professional degree in architecture, gaining work experience through an internship, and passing the Architect Registration Exam.

The Job Description/Duties

The job description is planing and designing buildings. The job duties are developing reports and drawings. You have to work with other architects and engineers.

Environmental Relationship Between The Environment and Job

To have a relationship between the environment and the job I would use Eco-friendly materials. I could also re-use materials that I already used for another job.

Advantages/Disadvantages

The advantages of being an architect is that you can give people their dream homes. You can also build buildings for people. The disadvantages is you could mess up and then the people would get mad.

Interesting Facts

  • You work more than 50 hours per week.
  • Employment of architects is projected to grow 24 percent from 2010 to 2020, faster than the average for all occupations.