Architects not only design individual houses, their ideas can shape entire city districts. The salary they receive for designing, planning and constructing depends heavily on industry and their place of work.
Those who do a doctorate improve their chances on the work market. A doctorate can open doors and have a positive impact on the salary.
There are so many possibilities for dual career couples in academia in Germany and academics will be one of the first to provide an overview of the possibilites for dual career couples.