Business Intelligence

Navigate current business conditions, make smarter decisions, and prep for the future with AIA’s business intelligence.

AIA Compensation Report

The 2019 AIA Compensation Report is the industry’s most comprehensive resource on architecture firm compensation. Use the complete national report, the metro area report, or one of nine regional reports to understand your value and make good decisions for your career or your business.


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Firm Management

Maximize your firm’s performance through benchmarking and insights on trends affecting your bottom line.

Reading between the trend lines

To complement AIA’s monthly Architecture Billings Index, AIA Chief Economist Kermit Baker, Hon. AIA, helps you navigate this recession and what’s next.

Architecture in Turbulent Times: “You have to start with justice”

Highlights from “The State of Equity in Architecture,” a panel discussion during AIA’s virtual event.

Architecture in Turbulent Times: Spotlight on sustainability

AIA’s learning event, “Architecture in Turbulent Times,” featured a number of engaging and informative sessions on sustainability

Related tools & resources

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Salary Calculator Firm Benchmarking Tool Risk Management Contract Documents MasterSpec

Design Assist vs. Delegated Design–Industry experts release recommended guidance

AIA and AISC released a white paper "Delegated Design, Design Assist, and Informal Involvement – what does it all mean?” providing guidance on these commonly used terms.

Firm Survey Report

AIA's Firm Survey Report provides metrics and insights covering business practices, firm performance, and trends.

AIA Small Firm Compensation Report

The AIA Small Firm Compensation Report is dedicated to the unique needs and structure of small architecture firms.

AIA Client Insights Report

Providing data that drives business, deepens client relationships, and prepares you for the demands of your next project

Foresight Report

Get the market intelligence and insights you need to navigate the future of the design profession and industry.

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