An Architectural Drafter with Autodesk Software skills earns an average wage of $19.12 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$28,746 - $60,820
$29K
$41K
$61K
MEDIAN: $41,115
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$12.88 - $24.89
$13
$19
$25
MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$28,746 - $60,820  
   
Bonus
$-0.49 - $4,041  
Profit Sharing
$600  
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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$28,591 - $58,335  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 43
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$12.88 - $24.89  
   
Overtime
$22.35 - $34.06  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$-0.49 - $4,041  
   
Profit Sharing
$600  
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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$28,591 - $58,335  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 73

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Pay by Experience Level for Architectural Drafter

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

Key Stats for Architectural Drafter

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
5%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Architectural Drafter Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 30%

Experienced
up arrow 14%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
$42,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
vision benefits
Vision: 41%
dental benefits
None: 26%
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