Technical Illustrator Salary

A Technical Illustrator earns an average salary of $56,305 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

$42,614 - $89,054
$43K
$57K
$89K
MEDIAN: $57,312
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50%
90%

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$15.04 - $35.16
$15
$22
$35
MEDIAN: $22.00
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$0$89K
Salary $42,614 - $89,054
Bonus $354.79 - $9,461
Profit Sharing $50.34 - $8,443
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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$39,923 - $85,632
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 52
Hourly Data $0$35
Hourly Rate $15.04 - $35.16
Overtime $25.00
Annual Data $0$85K
Bonus $354.79 - $9,461
Profit Sharing $50.34 - $8,443
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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$39,923 - $85,632
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 47

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Job Description for Technical Illustrator

Technical illustrators create visual diagrams and schematics of technical information. A technical illustrator can create a diagram that shows how a certain machine works in a visual manner. Other uses of technical illustrations include drawings of inventions that are submitted for patents.

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Technical Illustrator Tasks

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

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Popular Skills for Technical Illustrator

Pay by Experience Level for Technical Illustrator

Pay by Experience for a Technical Illustrator has a positive trend. An entry-level Technical Illustrator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 32 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Technical Illustrator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 27 salaries. An experienced Technical Illustrator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 27 salaries. A Technical Illustrator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $64,000 based on 21 salaries.

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Key Stats for Technical Illustrator

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
27%
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Experience Affects Technical Illustrator Salaries

▲20%

▲3%

National Average
$53,000

▼8%

▼17%

Skills That Affect Technical Illustrator Salaries

autodesk autocad
▲2%

National Average
$53,000




Illustration
▼15%

SolidWorks
▼17%

AutoCAD
▼31%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 14%
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