Entry-Level Mechanical Drafter Salary

An Entry-Level Mechanical Drafter earns an average wage of $17.24 per hour.

$30,680 - $54,516
$31K
$40K
$55K
MEDIAN: $40,303
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50%
90%

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$13.60 - $22.68
$14
$18
$23
MEDIAN: $17.80
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50%
90%

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$0$54K
Salary $30,680 - $54,516
Bonus $0.00 - $3,074
Profit Sharing $100.00 - $4,999
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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$29,558 - $51,732
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 87
Hourly Data $0$32
Hourly Rate $13.60 - $22.68
Overtime $20.39 - $32.87
Annual Data $0$51K
Bonus $0.00 - $3,074
Profit Sharing $100.00 - $4,999
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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$29,558 - $51,732
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 312

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National Average: $38,813

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Key Stats for Mechanical Drafter

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 76 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
82%
5-9 years
10%
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Skills That Affect Mechanical Drafter Salaries

Pro/Engineer
▲3%

Engineering Design
▲1%

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
▼0%

National Average
$39,000

autodesk autocad
▼1%

▼1%

Microsoft Excel
▼4%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼4%

▼5%

Microsoft Office
▼5%

Microsoft Word
▼5%

Autodesk Revit MEP
▼5%

Autodesk Inventor
▼6%

Autocad 2000i
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 76 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
no benefits
None: 24%
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