AU$60,566
Avg. Salary
AU$29.51
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

AU$1,020

Bonus

AU$1,011

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Structural Drafter is AU$29.51 per hour.

The average pay for a Structural Drafter is AU$60,566 per year.

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AU$20.61
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MEDIAN AU$29.51
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MEDIAN AU$60,566
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MEDIAN: AU$60,566
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MEDIAN: AU$29.51
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AU$0AU$94K
Salary AU$44,964 - AU$91,804
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$4,904
Profit Sharing AU$1,011
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$44,868 - AU$94,809
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 288
Hourly Data AU$0AU$66
Hourly Rate AU$20.61 - AU$53.49
Overtime AU$19.57 - AU$66.98
Annual Data AU$0AU$94K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$4,904
Profit Sharing AU$1,011
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$44,868 - AU$94,809
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 90

Job Description for Structural Drafter

Structural drafters produce technical drawings based on rough specifications, sketches, and calculations from various personnel in the field. They must verify this rough work, making modifications to their drawings when necessary to ensure they conform to specifications. Structural drafters should be able to construct detailed reports, calculate materials and costs, and meet relevant timelines.

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Structural Drafter Tasks
  • Design structural solutions and requirements from customer specifications, producing two- and three-dimensional drawings.
  • Prepare bill of materials, schedules, and other documentation.
  • Prepare drawings from multiple angles and elevations, creating detailed sketches where teams require.
  • Evaluate feasibility and site considerations for designs, raising challenges.

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Popular Skills for Structural Drafter

Pay by Experience Level for Structural Drafter

Pay by Experience for a Structural Drafter has a positive trend. An entry-level Structural Drafter with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$50,000 based on 81 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Structural Drafter with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$68,000 based on 72 salaries. An experienced Structural Drafter which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$78,000 based on 58 salaries. A Structural Drafter with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$85,000 based on 25 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

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National Average: AU$60,918

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Key Stats for Structural Drafter

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
11%

Experience Affects Structural Drafter Salaries

▲40%

▲28%

▲11%

National Average
AU$61,000

▼17%

Skills That Affect Structural Drafter Salaries

▲26%




Microsoft Excel
▲1%


National Average
AU$61,000


▼14%

▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 96%