Career Attributes

  • $41,179
  • 99,600
  • 3.0
  • 8.1%
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Architecture
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How much does a Drafter make in Texas?

Average Drafter Yearly Salary in Texas

Drafters earn an average yearly salary of $41,625. Salaries typically start from $23,088 and go up to $56,900.

Average Drafter Hourly Wage in Texas

Drafters earn an average hourly wage of $20.01. Hourly wages typically start from $11.10 and go up to $27.36.

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Employment Type Mix

79%
Full-Time
21%
Part-Time

Source: CareerExplorer user data. View more Drafter demographics

Salary Satisfaction

3.0
SCORE
755
RATINGS
Drafters average a score of 3.0 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Drafters in the 55th percentile of salary satisfaction.

Source: CareerExplorer user data. View more Drafter satisfaction

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Drafter Earnings by Seniority

Top End Drafter Earnings

The highest earning Drafters in Texas earn:

$27.36
an hour
$56,900
per year
Senior Drafter Earnings

Senior Drafters in Texas earn:

$23.20
an hour
$48,250
per year
Experienced Drafter Earnings

Experienced Drafters in Texas earn:

$16.41
an hour
$34,140
per year
Junior Drafter Earnings

Junior Drafters in Texas earn:

$13.71
an hour
$28,510
per year
Starting Drafter Earnings

Starting Drafters in Texas earn:

$11.10
an hour
$23,088
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Drafter Salary Comparison

Drafters earn more than 33% percent of similar careers in Texas.

Data Analyst Salary $53k
Computer Systems Analyst Salary $49k
Digital Marketing Specialist Salary $48k
Web Designer Salary $46k
Quality Assurance Analyst Salary $42k
Drafter Salary $41k
Social Media Manager Salary $40k
Content Manager Salary $39k
Graphic Designer Salary $36k
Audio Engineer Salary $35k
Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)

Career Attributes

  • $41,179
  • 99,600
  • 3.0
  • 8.1%
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Architecture
More Attributes