The average salary for a Draughtsman is $50,000.
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Job Description for Draughtsman
The draughtsman (draftsman) is responsible for transforming others' ideas into specific “maps” used to guild the physical construction of entities such as buildings, machines, computer chips, and roads; this can be done freehand, although it is now common to use computer-aided design (CAD) software. These maps or plans are also used by others to determine the feasibility of a building or item. The draughtsman works closely with designers of large-scale systems such as architects, designers, a…Read more
- Assist design engineering team with site visits.
- Assist engineering team with drafting of system plans.
- Develop detailed drawings of system components for construction and installation.
- Assist engineering teams with system design.
- Determine local and national code requirements.
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Pay by Experience Level for Draughtsman
An early career Draughtsman with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $19,536 based on 6 salaries. A mid-career Draughtsman with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Draughtsman with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,868 based on 7 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $100,000.
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