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Drafter III in the United States

How much does a Drafter III earn in the United States? The average Drafter III salary in the United States is $68,756 as of December 01, 2018, but the range typically falls between $60,704 and $77,997. 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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Provides routine drafting support, prepares various drawings and schematics derived from a variety of specifications, layouts, blueprints and sketches. Utilizes established techniques, standards and t

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  1. Down a level:

    Drafter II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Associate's Degree

  2. This Job:

    Drafter III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Associate's Degree

  3. Up a level:

    Drafter IV

    7 + years experience
    Associate's Degree

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