Landscape Architect

Kaihoahoa Whenua

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Landscape architects plan, design and advise on the construction of urban, rural, residential and public landscapes. They also manage and conserve natural or heritage landscapes and public open spaces.

Pay

Graduate landscape architects usually earn

$40K-$60K per year

Landscape architects with two to 10 years' experience usually earn

$45K-$90K per year

Source: New Zealand Institute of Landscape Architects, 2017.

Job opportunities

Job opportunities for landscape architects are average for new graduates but good for people with experience.

James Marsh working on a design at his drawing board

Landscape architects plan and design the construction of urban, rural, residential and public landscapes

Last updated 14 August 2017