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How much does a Drafter make in North Carolina?

Average Drafter Hourly Wage in North Carolina

Drafters earn a median hourly wage of $24.62. Hourly wages typically start from $16.98 and go up to $36.14.

Average Drafter Yearly Salary in North Carolina

Drafters earn a median salary of $51,210 per year. Salaries typically start from $35,310 and go up to $75,170.

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  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

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  2. Get the Education

    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Associates
    • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Catholic University of America | Washington, DC
      Offers: Bachelors
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Drafter Earnings by Seniority

Top End Drafter Earnings

The highest earning Drafters in North Carolina earn:

$36.14
an hour
$75,170
per year
Senior Drafter Earnings

Senior Drafters in North Carolina earn:

$28.99
an hour
$60,290
per year
Experienced Drafter Earnings

Experienced Drafters in North Carolina earn:

$24.62
an hour
$51,210
per year
Junior Drafter Earnings

Junior Drafters in North Carolina earn:

$20.20
an hour
$42,010
per year
Starting Drafter Earnings

Starting Drafters in North Carolina earn:

$16.98
an hour
$35,310
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Drafter salary comparison

Historical salary for Drafters in North Carolina

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

How to Become a Drafter

Interested in becoming a Drafter? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good drafter? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Associates
    • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Catholic University of America | Washington, DC
      Offers: Bachelors
  3. Get Hired

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