Mechanical Drafter Salary in United States

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Average Salary for Mechanical Drafter in United States

The average salary of a(n) Mechanical Drafter in United States is $58,223.

The average hourly rate of a(n) Mechanical Drafter in United States is $27.99.

The average bonus of a(n) Mechanical Drafter in United States is $1,316.00.

Job Description:

Drafts detailed drawings of a wide variety of machinery and mechanical devices, indicating dimensions and tolerances, fasteners and joining requirements, and other engineering data. Calculates and lays out dimensions angles, curvature, materials to be used, relationship of one part to another, and relationship of various parts, utilizing knowledge of engineering practices, mathematics, materials, technology, and related physical sciences. Checks rough sketches and engineering specifications received from engineer or architect. Creates preliminary or final sketch of proposed drawing, using standard drafting techniques and devices or using computer-assisted design drafting equipment. Modifies drawings as directed by engineer. Drafts multiple-view assembly, subassembly, and layout drawings as required for manufacture and repair of machines and equipment. After gaining experience, drafters progress to more difficult work with less supervision. Less

Drafts detailed drawings of a wide variety of machinery and mechanical devices, indicating dimensions and tolerances, fasteners and joining requirements, and other engineering data. Calculates and lays out dimensions angles, curvature, materials to be used, relationship of one part to... More

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