The average salary for a Draughtsman is R165,850 per year. A skill in Microstation is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Experience strongly influences income for this job.

R78,048 - R377,694
R78K
R180K
R380K
MEDIAN: R175,215
10%
50%
90%
R34.45 - R295.17
R34
R110
R300
MEDIAN: R112.31
10%
50%
90%
R0R406K
Salary R78,048 - R377,694
Bonus R985 - R25,912
Profit Sharing R0.00 - R30,201
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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R81,522 - R406,935
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 665
Hourly Data R0R295
Hourly Rate R34.45 - R295.17
Overtime R0.99 - R168.27
Annual Data R0R406K
Bonus R985 - R25,912
Profit Sharing R0.00 - R30,201
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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R81,522 - R406,935
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 96

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Pay by Experience Level for Draughtsman

Pay by Experience for a Draughtsman has a positive trend. An entry-level Draughtsman with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R128,000 based on 436 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Draughtsman with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R229,000 based on 253 salaries. An experienced Draughtsman which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R300,000 based on 127 salaries. A Draughtsman with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R410,000 based on 44 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R183,532

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Draughtsman Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Draughtsman?

Draughtsman in Johannesburg:
Pros: Opportunity to learn, Paid for studies, Office atmosphere, Colleagues.
Cons: High Stress Levels, not treated fairly, not paid fairly, under pressure, thrown in the deep end.

Draughtsman in Pretoria:
"Corporate culture."
Pros: Do site visits and see people working on site do electrical job that was design by me, to do new projets and get them right withought being super vised.
Cons: Being undermined as a women.

Draughtsman in Rustenburg:
"CHALLENGING AND REWARDING."
Pros: SEEING THE STRUCTURE GO UP OR THE PRODUCT BEING INSTALLED OR USED.
Cons: EXTREME DEADLINES AND PROJECT STRESS.

Draughtsman in Johannesburg:
Pros: I get to see the inner workings of the company.
Cons: It tends to be repetitive and I find that that wastes time and there are alot of revisions.

Draughtsman in GAUTENG:
"General draughting of lazer parts."
Pros: Draughting.
Cons: Inconcistency by placing orders late by reps.

Draughtsman in Cape Town:
Pros: People I work with, creation of buidings through drafting, liasing with Engineers and Architects, corporate culture.
Cons: No real expectations of cclimbing the ladder and underpaid, no real perks.

Draughtsman in Cape Town:
"Its hard but rewarding work."
Pros: I love learning new architectural concepts.
Cons: I don't like the low salary I get for my hard work.

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Key Stats for Draughtsman

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
6%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Draughtsman Salaries

▲124%

▲63%

▲25%

National Average
R184,000

▼30%

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 31%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 68%
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