Entry-Level Civil Engineering Drafter Salary

The average wage for an Entry-Level Civil Engineering Drafter is $17.18 per hour. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are AutoDesk and Autodesk Software.

$22,900 - $55,387
$23K
$38K
$55K
MEDIAN: $37,538
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50%
90%

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$11.88 - $20.93
$12
$17
$21
MEDIAN: $17.42
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$0$55K
Salary $22,900 - $55,387
Bonus $0.00 - $2,007
Profit Sharing $1,300
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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$24,745 - $50,069
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 14
Hourly Data $0$32
Hourly Rate $11.88 - $20.93
Overtime $15.32 - $32.51
Annual Data $0$50K
Bonus $0.00 - $2,007
Profit Sharing $1,300
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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$24,745 - $50,069
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 68

Civil Engineering Drafter Job Listings

Civil Engineering Drafter Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Civil Engineering Drafter in Lafayette:
"25 years of work, I still got screwed on payday."
Keep up on specialty software. Make your employer list how far you can go with your position and don't think you'll advance by accepting engineer's work on Monday and a drafter's pay on Friday!

Civil Engineering Drafter in Indianapolis:
"Be Happy With The Status Quo Or Consistently Upgrade Skills."
One only needs a two year degree for this profession. I was way over educated and feel I may have under achieved at this point.

Key Stats for Civil Engineering Drafter

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 18 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
78%
5-9 years
11%

Skills That Affect Civil Engineering Drafter Salaries

Autodesk Software
▲10%

AutoDesk
▲10%

Engineering Design
▲3%

Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3d
▲3%

Adobe Acrobat
▲2%

autodesk autocad
▲1%

Microsoft Office
▼0%

National Average
$37,000

AutoCAD
▼2%

Microsoft Word
▼3%

Microstation
▼3%

Microsoft Excel
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 65%
dental benefits
Dental: 41%
vision benefits
Vision: 32%
no benefits
None: 33%