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Drafter Detail Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$60,008 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Drafter Detail is $60,008 a year and $29 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Drafter Detail is between $43,771 and $73,502. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Drafter Detail. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Makes detailed drawings, in accordance with customers' orders, to provide shop departments with accurate information for manufacture of structural and ornamental construction parts: confers with customers.
  • Makes freehand sketches of designs and drawings of approved sketches.
  • Advises supervisory personnel on difficult or obscure problems.
Drafter Detail Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Architectural and Civil Drafters

Job family population: 95,960

Estimated population of Drafter Detail jobs: 4,192

Rate of error: 1.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Drafter Detail Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

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Main responsibility: draft detailed motions, letters, responses to requests for evidence/notices of intent to deny. * Provide legal analysis for clients to determine any possible case benefits.
Digital Project Manager
Mar 27
Chicago, IL, USA
... Draft detailed project scopes and timelines and define project milestones · Test new developments, UIs and applications for the website across platforms and browsers · Gather and share website ...
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Apr 22
Elmhurst, IL, USA
Industrial Cork
Industrial Cork is seeking a drafter for its sales and estimating department. Description of Work ... Candidates must: - Be organized and detail oriented - Have strong verbal and written communication ...
CAD Drafter Designer - Water Resources Engineering
Apr 3
Chicago, IL, USA
Schaaf & Wheeler, Consulting Civil Engineers
Schaaf & Wheeler is looking for a highly proficient CAD Drafter/Designer to develop design and ... The ability to interpret and develop detailed drawings from sketches and mark-ups provided by ...
CAD Drafter - Solidworks
Apr 1
Lincolnshire, IL, USA
Klein Tools
Prepare product documentation including but not limited to detailed drawings or 3D models of ... Computer Drafting & Design CAD or equivalent years of relevant CAD drafting experience with ...
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