Drafter III Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Drafter III make in District of Columbia? The average Drafter III salary in District of Columbia is $79,039 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $69,784 and $89,651. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. View the Cost of Living in District of Columbia

About District of Columbia    Washington, D.C. is located in the mid-Atlantic region of the U.S. East Coast. Due to the District of Columbia retrocession, the city has a total area....More

Skills Associated with Drafter III: CAD Software, Engineering Support, Computer-Aided Engineering (CAE) Software, Technical Drafting

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Drafter III provides routine drafting support, prepares various drawings and schematics derived from a variety of specifications, layouts, blueprints and sketches. Utilizes established techniques, standards and tools like computer aided drafting software to prepare technical drawings. Being a Drafter III coordinates and consults with engineers or designers to complete projects. May require an associate degree. Additionally, Drafter III typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Drafter III work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. To be a Drafter III typically requires 4 -7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $78,641 Date Updated September 26, 2019
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $78,641 Date Updated September 26, 2019
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $78,641 Date Updated September 26, 2019
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $78,641 Date Updated September 26, 2019
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