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Drafter salary in United States

How much does a Drafter make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $24.88
Low $17.03
High $36.35
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a drafter is $24.88 per hour in the United States. 5.5k salaries reported, updated at December 2, 2023

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Top companies for Drafters in United States

  1. FlexTrades
    100 reviews255 salaries reported
    $35.78per hour
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Highest paying cities for Drafters near United States

  1. Houston, TX
    $27.80 per hour
    162 salaries reported
  2. Tampa, FL
    $27.31 per hour
    39 salaries reported
  3. Denver, CO
    $25.20 per hour
    32 salaries reported
  1. New York, NY
    $24.81 per hour
    32 salaries reported
  2. Tulsa, OK
    $24.77 per hour
    69 salaries reported
  3. Sacramento, CA
    $24.11 per hour
    9 salaries reported
  1. Vancouver, WA
    $23.40 per hour
    8 salaries reported
  2. Pittsburgh, PA
    $22.99 per hour
    13 salaries reported
  3. Miami, FL
    $21.77 per hour
    22 salaries reported
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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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