How to determine your salary as an architect

Architects who start their own practices often face a classic entrepreneur’s conundrum: pay the business or pay yourself. This situation is born of some mindset problems that can and must be resolved in order to build a sustainable and thriving architectural practice.

What comes first: good architecture or good business?

There have been many good inventions, products and services which were never turned into commercially viable and sustainable businesses. So it is with architecture. Good architects, capable of designing great buildings are languishing in a world of long hours, poor pay and continuous stress. On the other hand, there are architects who are less talented … Continued