Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Civil Engineering Drafter is $19.69
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Civil Engineering Drafters?
An entry-level Civil Engineering Drafter with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $16.32 based on 14 salaries. An early career Civil Engineering Drafter with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.02 based on 92 …Read more
What Do Civil Engineering Drafters Do?
Civil engineering drafters are in charge of creating effective engineering designs and drawing for their organization. They utilize their engineering skills to create precise documents and drawings for construction and development projects, creating drafts according to project specifications and standards. They are responsible for reviewing maps and blueprints for research and code compliance, as well as submitting detailed reports based on their preliminary findings and analysis. Civil …Read more
- Create layout drawings and elevations of systems installations.
- Provide technical support to machinists.
- Craft earthwork calculations, alignment sheets, grading design, boundary and right of way drafting.
- Document construction sites including geographic and topographic drawings using CAD.