Average Mechanical Drafter with Engineering Design Skills Salary in Canada

C$47,325
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The average salary for a Mechanical Drafter with Engineering Design skills in Canada is C$47,325.
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C$30k
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MEDIAN C$47,325
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C$30k - C$61k
Total Pay
C$35k - C$64k

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Job Description for Mechanical Drafter

Mechanical Drafter Tasks
  • Generate CAD drawings and bill of materials.
  • Review work on engineering designs for manufacturability, accuracy and completeness.
  • Create detailed piece part drawings that meet Engineering standards.

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Popular Skills for Mechanical Drafter

Skills in SolidWorks and Autodesk Revit MEP are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD), Microsoft Office and Autodesk AutoCAD.

Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Drafter

An early career Mechanical Drafter with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$45,248 based on 10 salaries. A mid-career Mechanical Drafter with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$53,000 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Mechanical Drafter with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$51,796 based on 7 salaries.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 24 survey responses.
Early Career
41.7%
Mid Career
29.2%
Experienced
29.2%

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