A Draftsperson in Melbourne, Victoria earns an average salary of AU$57,849 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

AU$40,094 - AU$72,380
AU$40K
AU$58K
AU$72K
MEDIAN: AU$58,443
10%
50%
90%
AU$17.00 - AU$36.14
AU$17
AU$23
AU$36
MEDIAN: AU$23.03
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$75K
Salary AU$40,094 - AU$72,380
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$14,021
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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AU$38,013 - AU$75,576
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 112
Hourly Data AU$0AU$45
Hourly Rate AU$17.00 - AU$36.14
Hourly Tips AU$2.50
Overtime AU$30.72
Annual Data AU$0AU$75K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$14,021
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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AU$38,013 - AU$75,576
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 50

Job Description for Draftsperson

A draftsperson primarily works in the field of building design and architecture. (In many job listings, the term is used interchangeably with architect.) The work revolves around the conception, drawing, design, and schematics for residential and commercial buildings.

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Draftsperson Tasks

  • Accurately post closed work orders to the master design files.
  • Review engineering drawings and supporting documentation to verify adherence to standard practices.
  • Prepare layouts, drawings and designs according to engineering specifications using software.
  • Log work orders into database and distribute and file work order folders daily.
  • Coordinate work order process with construction supervisors, engineers and property accounting.

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Pay by Experience Level for Draftsperson

Pay by Experience for a Draftsperson has a positive trend. An entry-level Draftsperson with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$49,000 based on 93 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Draftsperson with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$64,000 based on 53 salaries. An experienced Draftsperson which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$68,000 based on 28 salaries. A Draftsperson with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$71,000 based on 10 salaries.

Key Stats for Draftsperson

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Draftsperson Salaries

▲29%

▲24%

▲16%

National Average
AU$55,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Draftsperson Salaries

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 92%