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Drafter Electronics Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$70,870 (USD)

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Last updated: May 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Drafter Electronics is $70,870 a year and $34 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Drafter Electronics is between $50,900 and $87,382. 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

  • Drafts detailed drawings, such as wiring diagrams, layout drawings, mechanical detail drawings, and drawings of intermediate and final assemblies, used in manufacture, assembly, installation, and repair of electronic components, printed circuit boards, and equipment.
  • Prepares working plans and detail drawings from rough or detailed sketches and notes for engineering or production purposes according to dimensional specifications.
  • Prepares, computes, and verifies specifications drafting data, upon examination of electronic schematics and supporting documents received from design engineering.
Drafter Electronics Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Electrical and Electronics Drafters

Job family population: 26,060

Estimated population of Drafter Electronics jobs: 426

Rate of error: 2.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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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 2,716,450 (2017), 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 Electronics Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Industrial Engineer
May 23
Saint Charles, IL, USA
Omron Automotive Electronics
Welcome to Omron Automotive Electronics! Working with us provides a career with a global company ... Develop draft PFMEA and control plan for the new products Experience 2-4 years Education: Bachelor ...
Administrative Assistant
May 21
Chicago, IL, USA
INSPE Associates, Ltd
Process incoming documents; including scanning, uploading and managing electronic files. * Draft correspondences and other formal documents, including cover letters and invoices. * Prepare documents ...
Paralegal - Legal Assistant
May 10
Chicago, IL, USA
Stephan Zouras, LLP
Preparing draft pleadings, discovery and correspondence * Assisting with deposition, hearing ... Performing electronic filings in federal and state courts * Organizing case filings and other ...
Electrical Design Engineer
May 10
Chicago, IL, USA
Cameron Craig Group
... electronic components * Generate and review drawing packets used and created by the electrical engineers, designers, and drafters to document logic, point to point wiring, and system interaction.
Assistant General Counsel
May 16
Rosemont, IL, USA
Reviews department contracts, manages the AAOS electronic contract management system and trains ... Drafting, reviewing and revising reports and summaries for Committee on Professionalism (COP ...
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