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Drafter salary in United States

How much does a Drafter make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $24.44
Low $16.52
High $36.15
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a drafter is $24.44 per hour in the United States. 4.4k salaries reported, updated at November 24, 2022

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Top companies for Drafters in United States

  1. NES Fircroft
    80 reviews12 salaries reported
    $40.24per hour
  2. $29.48per hour
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Highest paying cities for Drafters near United States

  1. Houston, TX
    $28.96 per hour
    160 salaries reported
  2. Salt Lake City, UT
    $24.22 per hour
    34 salaries reported
  3. Miami, FL
    $23.41 per hour
    21 salaries reported
  1. Tulsa, OK
    $23.41 per hour
    41 salaries reported
  2. Las Vegas, NV
    $22.84 per hour
    22 salaries reported
  3. Denver, CO
    $22.78 per hour
    38 salaries reported
  1. Orlando, FL
    $22.56 per hour
    15 salaries reported
  2. New York, NY
    $22.38 per hour
    12 salaries reported
  3. Tampa, FL
    $22.12 per hour
    13 salaries reported
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Where can a Drafter earn more?

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Most common benefits for Drafters

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 982 ratings

57% of Drafters in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

CAD Drafter

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