The average salary for a Draughtsman is R165,850 per year. A skill in Microstation is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Experience strongly influences income for this job.

R74,643 - R377,705
R75K
R170K
R380K
MEDIAN: R172,321
10%
50%
90%
R26.45 - R288.30
R26
R110
R290
MEDIAN: R105.95
10%
50%
90%
R0R407K
Salary R74,643 - R377,705
Bonus R515 - R29,430
Profit Sharing R0.00 - R30,304
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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R77,478 - R407,696
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 21 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 691
Hourly Data R0R288
Hourly Rate R26.45 - R288.30
Overtime R0.00 - R168.88
Annual Data R0R407K
Bonus R515 - R29,430
Profit Sharing R0.00 - R30,304
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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R77,478 - R407,696
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 21 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 103

Common Career Paths for Draughtsman


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Pay by Experience Level for Draughtsman

Pay by Experience for a Draughtsman has a positive trend. An entry-level Draughtsman with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R128,000 based on 436 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Draughtsman with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R229,000 based on 253 salaries. An experienced Draughtsman which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R300,000 based on 127 salaries. A Draughtsman with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R410,000 based on 44 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R179,318

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Draughtsman Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Draughtsman?

Draughtsman in Johannesburg:
Pros: Opportunity to learn, Paid for studies, Office atmosphere, Colleagues.
Cons: High Stress Levels, not treated fairly, not paid fairly, under pressure, thrown in the deep end.

Draughtsman in Pretoria:
"Corporate culture."
Pros: Do site visits and see people working on site do electrical job that was design by me, to do new projets and get them right withought being super vised.
Cons: Being undermined as a women.

Draughtsman in Rustenburg:
"CHALLENGING AND REWARDING."
Pros: SEEING THE STRUCTURE GO UP OR THE PRODUCT BEING INSTALLED OR USED.
Cons: EXTREME DEADLINES AND PROJECT STRESS.

Draughtsman in Johannesburg:
Pros: I get to see the inner workings of the company.
Cons: It tends to be repetitive and I find that that wastes time and there are alot of revisions.

Draughtsman in GAUTENG:
"General draughting of lazer parts."
Pros: Draughting.
Cons: Inconcistency by placing orders late by reps.

Draughtsman in Cape Town:
Pros: People I work with, creation of buidings through drafting, liasing with Engineers and Architects, corporate culture.
Cons: No real expectations of cclimbing the ladder and underpaid, no real perks.

Draughtsman in Cape Town:
"Its hard but rewarding work."
Pros: I love learning new architectural concepts.
Cons: I don't like the low salary I get for my hard work.

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Key Stats for Draughtsman

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Draughtsman Salaries

▲129%

▲67%

▲28%

National Average
R179,000

▼28%

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 31%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 68%