An Electrical / Electronics Drafter earns an average wage of $17.47 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
Electrical / Electronics Drafter Total Pay (?
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$31,123 - $59,300
(Median)
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59K
MEDIAN: $41,806
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Electrical / Electronics Drafter Total Pay (?
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$13.33 - $26.29
(Median)
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26
MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$31,123 - $59,300  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,606  
Profit Sharing
$150.00 - $2,750  
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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$29,542 - $58,028  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 270
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$13.33 - $26.29  
   
Overtime
$20.16 - $36.34  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,606  
   
Profit Sharing
$150.00 - $2,750  
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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$29,542 - $58,028  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 270
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Job Description for Electrical / Electronics Drafter
  • Work with clients, vendors and engineers to create specifications and schematics.
  • Explain, interpret and audit drawings, installations and documentation.
  • Create technical electrical drawings to meet quality and manufacturing needs.
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Pay by Experience Level for Electrical / Electronics Drafter
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
National Average
$40,000
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Pittsburgh
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Experience Affects Electrical / Electronics Drafter Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 32%
Experienced
up arrow 7%
Mid-Career
up arrow 7%
National Average
$40,000

Skills That Affect Electrical / Electronics Drafter Salaries

Autodesk Revit MEP
up arrow 1%
National Average
$40,000
AutoCAD
up arrow 1%
Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 1%
Microstation
up arrow 6%
Job Satisfaction
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Gender
Female
25%
female alumni
 
Male
75%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
9%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 56% employee benefits None: 14%
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