The average pay for a Structural Drafter is AU$60,568 per year. A skill in Microstation is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$43,447 - AU$88,027
AU$43K
AU$58K
AU$88K
MEDIAN: AU$58,336
10%
50%
90%
AU$19.54 - AU$49.08
AU$20
AU$25
AU$49
MEDIAN: AU$25.04
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$89K
Salary AU$43,447 - AU$88,027
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$3,945
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$5,918
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$42,588 - AU$89,398
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 304
Hourly Data AU$0AU$65
Hourly Rate AU$19.54 - AU$49.08
Overtime AU$19.21 - AU$65.22
Annual Data AU$0AU$89K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$3,945
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$5,918
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$42,588 - AU$89,398
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 87

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.

Structural Drafter Job Listings

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

National Average: AU$57,482

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Key Stats for Structural Drafter

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Structural Drafter Salaries

▲48%

▲36%

▲18%

National Average
AU$57,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Structural Drafter Salaries

▲34%




Microsoft Excel
▲7%



National Average
AU$57,000

▼9%

▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 5%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 94%