Drafter III Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Senior Level Drafter, Level III Drafter, Drafter III

What is the average annual salary for Drafter III?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Drafter III 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 III in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Drafter III in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Drafter III in the United States is $63,481 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Drafter III in the United States are expected to make less than $63,481.

Source: HR Reported data as of October 2015

Median $63,481
  • 10%$49,088
  • 25%$55,947
  • 75%$72,135
  • 90%$80,014

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Job Description for Drafter III

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 at least 4 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. May lead and direct the work of others. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. View Drafter III job description

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

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