The average salary for a Mechanical Drafter is AU$61,954 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

AU$40,311 - AU$83,842
(Median)
AU$40K
AU$62K
AU$84K
MEDIAN: AU$61,953
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AU$21.92 - AU$53.92
(Median)
AU$22
AU$30
AU$54
MEDIAN: AU$29.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$32KAU$64KAU$96K
Salary
AU$40,311 - AU$83,842  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$5,704  
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$41,648 - AU$94,761  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 63
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$31AU$62AU$93
Hourly Rate
AU$21.92 - AU$53.92  
   
Hourly Tips
AU$0.17  
Overtime
AU$26.88 - AU$90.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$70KAU$140KAU$210K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$5,704  
   
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$41,648 - AU$94,761  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 37
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Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Drafter

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$62,764

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Experience Affects Mechanical Drafter Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 23%



National Average
AU$63,000


Skills That Affect Mechanical Drafter Salaries

Autodesk Inventor
up arrow 10%

Autocad 2000i
up arrow 8%

SolidWorks
up arrow 2%

Engineering Design
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

National Average
AU$63,000

autodesk autocad
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 2%

AutoCAD
up arrow 3%


Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 8%
dental benefits
Dental:
medical benefits
Vision:
dental benefits
None: 92%
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