Salaries for some registered architects in Australia which are barely above award minimums could force some to leave the sector and affect the entire viability of the profession, a new report has warned.

Published by the Association of Consulting Architects Australia (ACA), the most recent National Salary Survey says pay increases throughout 2013 and 2014 had been generally been very small and that the majority of architectural practices were paying only slightly above rates specified in the Architect’s Award. Moreover, it notes some…