Architectural and Civil Drafters Salary Information in Connecticut

The average annual and hourly salaries for architectural and civil drafters in the state of Connecticut are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of architectural and civil drafters among Connecticut cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Architectural and Civil Drafters in Connecticut

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$42,880
25th Percentile Wage
$50,860
50th Percentile Wage
$60,840
75th Percentile Wage
$74,310
90th Percentile Wage
$86,060

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for architectural and civil drafters in Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $86,060. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $60,840. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $42,880.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of architectural and civil drafters from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$60,840
2.38% 9.40%
2016
$59,390
4.82% -
2015
$56,530
0.14% -
2014
$56,450
-0.80% -
2013
$56,900
3.13% -
2012
$55,120
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Architectural and Civil Drafters in Connecticut Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of architectural and civil drafters in some Connecticut cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of architectural and civil drafters in state of Connecticut ranges from $47,530 to $66,710. The highest paying area for architectural and civil drafters in Connecticut is Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford with a median annual salary of $66,710. The second highest paying city/area in Connecticut State is New Haven (mean annual salary $60,070). The lowest paying area is Northwestern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $47,530.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford
$66,710
New Haven
$60,070
Danbury
$58,370
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk
$58,160
Northwestern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area
$47,530




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