Mechanical Drafters Salary Information in Georgia

The average annual and hourly salaries for mechanical drafters in the state of Georgia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of mechanical drafters amongst Georgia 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 Mechanical Drafters in Georgia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27,260
25th Percentile Wage
$37,450
50th Percentile Wage
$51,180
75th Percentile Wage
$61,360
90th Percentile Wage
$74,040

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for mechanical drafters in Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $74,040. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $51,180. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $27,260.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$51,180
-0.14% 7.89%
2016
$51,250
-6.50% -
2015
$54,580
-0.31% -
2014
$54,750
4.02% -
2013
$52,550
10.29% -
2012
$47,140
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Mechanical Drafters in Georgia Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of mechanical drafters in some Georgia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of mechanical drafters in state of Georgia ranges from $41,350 to $67,340. The highest paying area for mechanical drafters in Georgia is Savannah with a median annual salary of $67,340. The second highest paying city/area in Georgia State is Columbus (mean annual salary $58,700). The lowest paying area is North Georgia nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $41,350.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Savannah
$67,340
Columbus
$58,700
Warner Robins
$58,600
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta
$52,710
Dalton
$51,140
Macon
$48,400
South Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$42,400
North Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$41,350




Related:

💰 Highest paying cities for mechanical drafters

💰 Highest paying industries for mechanical drafters.