Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Truss Designer is $18.93
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Truss Designers?
An entry-level Truss Designer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.43 based on 13 salaries. An early career Truss Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.85 based on 135 salaries. A mid-career …Read more
What Do Truss Designers Do?
A truss designer designs and creates layouts for roofs and floors for consumers, and generally works with architects and engineers to discuss whether new designs are feasible. Some positions will involve developing standard designs that can be sold to customers, while others involve interacting directly with customers to determine their needs and create custom designs. They may also be responsible for purchasing needed materials for projects.
Sales skills are often needed for this position to …Read more
- Design, quote and prepare drawings for trusses using AutoCAD.
- Generate truss placement layouts for construction.