Drafter I Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Drafter I, Entry Level Drafter, Level I Drafter

What is the average annual salary for Drafter I?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Drafter I may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Drafter I in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Drafter I in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Drafter I in the United States is $45,584 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Drafter I in the United States are expected to make less than $45,584.

Source: HR Reported data as of October 2015

Median $45,584
  • 10%$37,304
  • 25%$41,250
  • 75%$51,645
  • 90%$57,162

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Job Description for Drafter I

Prepares routine drafting projects, such as the preparation of various drawings of structures and equipment systems derived from layouts and sketches. Follows established technical specifications to prepare drawings and assists in design drafting. Consults with engineers regarding model accuracy, design, and drafting standards. May require an associate's degree or its equivalent and 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. View Drafter I job description

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Similar Job Titles:  CAD Drafter I, Architectural Drafter I, Mechanical Drafter I, Drafter II, Drafter III, CAD Drafter II, CAD Drafter III, Drafter IV, Mechanical Drafter IV

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