Entry-Level Mechanical Drafter Salary

An Entry-Level Mechanical Drafter earns an average wage of $17.24 per hour.

$30,539 - $59,104
$31K
$40K
$59K
MEDIAN: $40,362
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50%
90%

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$13.80 - $22.98
$14
$18
$23
MEDIAN: $18.13
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50%
90%

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$0$59K
Salary $30,539 - $59,104
Bonus $0.00 - $3,074
Profit Sharing $-0.50 - $5,050
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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$29,716 - $52,659
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 92
Hourly Data $0$33
Hourly Rate $13.80 - $22.98
Overtime $20.34 - $33.78
Annual Data $0$52K
Bonus $0.00 - $3,074
Profit Sharing $-0.50 - $5,050
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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$29,716 - $52,659
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 298

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Mechanical Drafter Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $39,536

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Key Stats for Mechanical Drafter

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 86 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
79%
5-9 years
12%
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Skills That Affect Mechanical Drafter Salaries

Pro/Engineer
▲1%

Engineering Design
▼0%

National Average
$40,000

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
▼2%

autodesk autocad
▼3%

▼3%

▼6%

Microsoft Excel
▼6%

Microsoft Office
▼6%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼6%

Microsoft Word
▼7%

Autodesk Inventor
▼7%

Autodesk Revit MEP
▼7%

Autocad 2000i
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 86 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
no benefits
None: 24%
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