A Draftsperson earns an average salary of AU$54,772 per year. A skill in Microstation is associated with high pay for this job. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

AU$39,294 - AU$75,902
AU$39K
AU$55K
AU$76K
MEDIAN: AU$54,948
10%
50%
90%
AU$18.16 - AU$44.42
AU$18
AU$24
AU$44
MEDIAN: AU$24.01
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$79K
Salary AU$39,294 - AU$75,902
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$6,690
Profit Sharing AU$125.00
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$38,911 - AU$79,385
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 314
Hourly Data AU$0AU$48
Hourly Rate AU$18.16 - AU$44.42
Overtime AU$1.52 - AU$48.08
Annual Data AU$0AU$79K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$6,690
Profit Sharing AU$125.00
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$38,911 - AU$79,385
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 155

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Pay by Experience Level for Draftsperson

Pay by Experience for a Draftsperson has a positive trend. An entry-level Draftsperson with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$46,000 based on 238 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Draftsperson with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$60,000 based on 137 salaries. An experienced Draftsperson which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$67,000 based on 100 salaries. A Draftsperson with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$77,000 based on 34 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$53,204

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Draftsperson Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Draftsperson?

Draftsperson in Brisbane:
Pros: Constantly learning and being put in new situations.
Cons: Getting paid little.

Draftsperson in Melbourne:
"Flexibility, low stress level, office conditions."
Pros: Computer design, comfortable working environment, easy.
Cons: Low salary, repeatition, boring, bad for eye health.

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Key Stats for Draftsperson

Gender

Female
28 %
Male
72 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Draftsperson Salaries

▲46%

▲26%

▲13%

National Average
AU$53,000

▼13%

Skills That Affect Draftsperson Salaries

Microstation
▲39%


▲3%

Autodesk Inventor
▲2%


▼0%

National Average
AU$53,000


Microsoft Office
▼5%

Design
▼6%


ArchiCAD
▼10%

Microsoft Excel
▼14%

Gender

Female
28 %
Male
72 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental: %
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 95%
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