How much does a Design/Drafting Supervisor make in the United States? The average Design/Drafting Supervisor salary in the United States is $98,100 as of August 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $84,100 and $115,700. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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The Design/Drafting Supervisor establishes deadlines, develops goals, and determines production standards for the department. Plans, assigns, and reviews the work of drafters and other employees working on design projects. Being a Design/Drafting Supervisor provides CAD technical support and develops solutions for all application problems. Analyzes data and reviews drawings and plans to ensure quality of work and project feasibility. In addition, Design/Drafting Supervisor has extensive experience with drafting methods and tools. Typically requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Design/Drafting Supervisor supervises a group of primarily para-professional level staffs. May also be a level above a supervisor within high volume administrative/ production environments. Makes day-to-day decisions within or for a group/small department. Has some authority for personnel actions. Thorough knowledge of department processes. Working as a Design/Drafting Supervisor typically requires 3-5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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