The Top 15 highest paying jobs in architecture and interior design

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While architecture and interior design are technically two different fields, both share a similar level of creative opportunity. Both fields rely heavily on client-facing communication as well as an eye for attention to detail.  According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ job forecast for (2014-2024), those who pursue an architectural degree can expect to earn an average of $76,930 annually, compared to the annual median of $49,810 for an interior designer.

So which companies are hiring for $100K  jobs in architecture and interior design?  Ladders put together a list of the 15 companies hiring the most $100K+ jobs in architecture and interior design currently from its continuously updated database of high-paying jobs.

  1. Ntt Data:  672

NTT DATA is a Global IT Innovator delivering technology-enabled services and solutions to clients around the world.

2. Boeing: 525

Despite falling under public scrutiny the faulty design of the 737 MAX aircraft, Boeing holds the title of the largest global aircraft manufacturers; it is the second-largest defense contractor in the world based on 2015 revenue.

3. Walmart: 425

While Walmart has increasingly turned to robots to fill janitorial tasks, the company’s higher-level job openings remain high. Walmart has 11,695 stores and clubs in 28 countries, under a total of 63 banners.

4. Jacobs Engineering: 353

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc., is an international technical professional services firm. The company plans to create almost 2,500 jobs in UK.

5. Abb Holdings Inc: 275

Highest paying job titles at Abb Holdings Inc include Power and Performance Engineer, Account Manager, and Senior Software Developer

6. AECOM Technology Corporation: 249

AECOM is an American multinational engineering firm that provides design, consulting, construction, and management services to a wide range of clients.

7. Marriott International: 205

Marriott is expanding its portfolio to Jamaica and Curacao.

8. Honeywell International: 168

The company operates three business units, known as Strategic Business Units – Honeywell Aerospace, Honeywell Automation, and Control Solutions, and Honeywell Performance Materials and Technologies.

9. Level 3 Communications: 165

Level 3 Communications is an American multinational telecommunications and Internet service provider company headquartered in Broomfield, Colorado.

10. Cushman & Wakefield: 161

The Trump Organization was recently hired by Cushman & Wakefield to fill the 62,000-square-foot space at the bottom of Trump International Hotel & Tower in Chicago.

11. Stantec: 148

Stantec Inc. is an international professional services company in the design and consulting industry.

12. HNTB: 147

The firm has designed many bridges, roadways, airports, professional sports stadiums and rail and transit systems across the United States and around the world.

13. OldCastle: 104

Oldcastle Infrastructure is an industry leader in engineered building solutions.

14. HDR: 66

HDR partners with clients to connect the right engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services experience and expertise for your projects.

15. Johns Hopkins University: 66

Johns Hopkins just became the first university to partner with NATO.