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Highest Paying States for Electrical and Electronics Drafters

The highest paying states for electrical and electronics drafters (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of electrical and electronics drafters in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $92,870, Washington is the highest paying state for electrical and electronics drafters. It is followed by Vermont (average annual salary $89,350). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of electrical and electronics drafters in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Electrical and Electronics Drafters

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 Washington
$92,870
$51,150 810
2 Vermont
$89,350
$54,350 50
3 District of Columbia
$85,170
$46,160 130
4 New Mexico
$73,530
$44,180 220
5 Maine
$70,040
$49,700 190
6 Delaware
$69,930
$45,520 70
7 New Jersey
$69,140
$37,590 670
8 Louisiana
$68,340
$42,400 200
9 Illinois
$67,830
$39,410 770
10 New Hampshire
$66,960
$47,160 260
11 California
$66,400
$40,540 4,030
12 New York
$62,570
$34,440 1,490
13 Arizona
$60,870
$38,740 600
14 Massachusetts
$59,950
$34,720 1,040
15 South Carolina
$59,700
$36,630 250
16 Nevada
$59,530
$33,650 210
17 Texas
$59,270
$35,370 2,780
18 Maryland
$59,090
$35,100 460
19 Arkansas
$59,080
$40,820 180
20 Colorado
$58,960
$39,440 820
21 Utah
$58,530
$29,840 270
22 Tennessee
$58,490
$37,210 500
23 Indiana
$58,480
$34,510 280
24 Minnesota
$58,170
$39,400 390
25 Oregon
$57,930
$41,640 500
26 Iowa
$57,590
$39,140 190
27 Oklahoma
$57,030
$37,270 310
28 North Dakota
$56,940
$38,530 60
29 Florida
$56,170
$34,200 810
30 Pennsylvania
$56,140
$37,890 1,150
31 Georgia
$56,000
$38,970 510
32 Hawaii
$55,630
$32,810 210
33 Connecticut
$54,850
$39,680 420
34 Ohio
$52,910
$35,280 740
35 Virginia
$52,720
$28,450 590
36 Rhode Island
$52,580
$34,760 50
37 Alaska
$52,510
$41,140 80
38 Nebraska
$52,050
$35,970 180
39 Kentucky
$50,700
$31,090 410
40 Wisconsin
$50,680
$34,790 480
41 Alabama
$50,270
$34,980 240
42 Michigan
$49,720
$34,170 480
43 Missouri
$49,540
$40,000 640
44 West Virginia
$49,450
$37,690 50
45 North Carolina
$49,070
$33,360 760
46 Montana
$47,220
$39,110 120
47 Mississippi
$45,560
$27,500 100
48 Idaho
$45,410
$19,230 80
49 Kansas
$41,410
$21,940 250
50 South Dakota
$39,850
$25,990 30
51 Puerto Rico
$36,400
$17,320 80
See also: Highest paying industries for electrical and electronics drafters, Top Paying Jobs in America.