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Technical Illustrator Salary

A Technical Illustrator earns an average wage of $20.73 per hour.

$31,554 - $67,269
(Median)
$32K
$47K
$67K
MEDIAN: $47,151
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90%

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$12.61 - $29.43
(Median)
$13
$21
$29
MEDIAN: $20
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$31,554 - $67,269  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,828  
Profit Sharing
$253.42 - $9,863  
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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$28,832 - $74,138  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 73
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$12.61 - $29.43  
   
Overtime
$15.24 - $43.40  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,828  
   
Profit Sharing
$253.42 - $9,863  
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).
)
$28,832 - $74,138  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 84

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Job Description for Technical Illustrator

  • Coordinate with other teams to understand the purpose and needed perspectives for illustrations.
  • Lay out text, instructions, or other information around drawings.
  • Draw schematics or multi-angle views of products or parts, and create detailed design drawings.

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Pay by Experience Level for Technical Illustrator

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

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Experience Affects Technical Illustrator Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 11%

Experienced
up arrow 10%

National Average
$47,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

Entry-Level
up arrow 23%

Skills That Affect Technical Illustrator Salaries


Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 3%

National Average
$47,000

Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 2%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 41 votes.

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 68%
vision benefits Vision: 47% employee benefits None: 15%