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Highest-Paying States for Landscape Architects

These five states have the highest average salaries for professional landscape architects in the U.S.

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The average professional landscape architect’s salary in the United States is $73,160, according to data provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Some states average even higher than that. Read on for the five states with the highest average salaries for professional landscape architects. Where does yours rank?

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#5: New York
Average Yearly Salary: $82,510

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#4: Virginia
Average Yearly Salary: $85,880

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#2: California
Average Yearly Salary: $89,570

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#1: District of Columbia
Average Yearly Salary: $100,690

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The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects 6 percent employment growth for landscape architects between 2016 and 2026.

Note: All salary information is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics and is accurate as of May 2018.

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