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Architectural Drafter I in the United States

How much does a Architectural Drafter I earn in the United States? The average Architectural Drafter I salary in the United States is $43,411 as of September 01, 2018, but the range typically falls between $36,418 and $52,546. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Conceives, designs, plans and constructs models for new or modified structures. Coordinates and determines quantity and types of materials needed, and schedules material orders to support the construc

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  1. This Job:

    Architectural Drafter I

    1 - 3 years experience
    Associate's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Architectural Drafter II

    3 - 5 years experience
    Associate's Degree

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