The average pay for a Senior Drafter in Perth, Western Australia is AU$76,108 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

AU$64,635 - AU$103,730
AU$65K
AU$75K
AU$100K
MEDIAN: AU$75,447
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$107K
Salary AU$64,635 - AU$103,730
Bonus AU$0.00
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$65,436 - AU$107,626
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 22 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 28

Job Description for Senior Drafter

Senior drafters are in charge of drafting effective designs that meet specified requirements for their organization. These professionals use computer-aided design (CAD) software to create blueprints and drawings that satisfy project needs, analyze drawings, and modify existing designs. In addition, senior drafters are responsible for mentoring junior drafters, overseeing their work and recommending changes. They also take part in training sessions for new staff members, organize drawing sheets, manage an inventory of supplies, and interact with engineers to finalize concepts and reduce possible issues during production. Senior drafters must identify inefficiencies, suggesting changes to designs and final product dimensions. They also create supporting documents that relate to product design and maintenance. Senior drafters generally work full time in an office setting and report their progress to the director of graphics or supervisor in their organization.

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Senior Drafter Tasks

  • Design, draft, and check drawings, maps, diagrams, and documentation for projects.
  • Review, interpret, and explain drafts and drawings.
  • Create three dimensional models and use other methods to verify fit check.

Senior Drafter Job Listings

Key Stats for Senior Drafter

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %
1-4 years
3%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
27%

Experience Affects Senior Drafter Salaries

▲18%

▲16%

National Average
AU$76,000

▼3%

Skills That Affect Senior Drafter Salaries


▲3%

National Average
AU$76,000

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
3%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical:
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 96%