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The average drafting technologist salary in District of Columbia, United States is $61,885 or an equivalent hourly rate of $30. This is 14% higher (+$7,598) than the average drafting technologist salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,312. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.
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An entry level drafting technologist (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $47,198. On the other end, a senior level drafting technologist (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $83,147.

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Job Description
Prepare detailed drawings of architectural and structural features of buildings or drawings and topographical relief maps used in civil engineering projects, such as highways, bridges, and public works. Use knowledge of building materials, engineering practices, and mathematics to complete drawings.

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