Architectural Drafter III Salary in the United States

How much does an Architectural Drafter III make in the United States? The average Architectural Drafter III salary in the United States is $65,198 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $53,638 and $76,756. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

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 construction or build schedule. May responsible for using computer equipment to layout diagrams and schematics used to install and repair electrical systems. May require a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Has gained full proficiency in a broad range of activities related to the job. Independently performs a wide range of complex duties under general guidance from supervisors. Typically requires 5-7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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    Architectural Drafter II

    3 - 5 years experience
    Associate's Degree

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    Architectural Drafter III

    5 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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