The average salary for a Draughtsperson in South Africa is R218,151.
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Job Description for Draughtsperson
A draughtsperson is responsible for producing technical plans and drawings in order to construct buildings and/or equipment. Although they typically work for factories and plants, their work generally stays within an office. Draughtspersons may work on teams or alone, depending on the particular employer. Most employers require applicants to have attained a two-year degree at a technical school, and many require further training and development with CADD. Applicants should also be able to demon…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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Popular Skills for Draughtsperson
Autodesk Revit MEP
Skills in Autodesk AutoCAD, Microsoft Office, Autodesk Revit MEP and Bentley MicroStation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Word.
Pay by Experience Level for Draughtsperson
An early career Draughtsperson with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R151,799 based on 102 salaries. A mid-career Draughtsperson with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R235,419 based on 78 salaries. An experienced Draughtsperson with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R318,565 based on 56 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R429,819.
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