Requirements - Bachelor's Degree
Architects plan and design houses, office buildings, and other structures. Drawing with pencil or using a computer, architects draw up the blueprints used in construction.
Average $73,000 Per Year
Architects spend much of their time in offices, where they meet with clients, develop reports and drawings, and work with other architects and engineers. They also visit contruction sites to ensure the client's objectives are met and to review the progress of projects. Some architects work from home offices
This field of work will see a 9% increase in the next 5 years.