The salary statistics of electrical and electronics drafters in the industry sector of construction are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare electrical and electronics drafters salaries in different industries within the construction sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$34,940|
|25th Percentile Wage||$44,420|
|50th Percentile Wage||$57,950|
|75th Percentile Wage||$74,760|
|90th Percentile Wage||$93,530|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electrical and electronics drafters in the industry sector of construction. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) electrical and electronics drafters is $93,530. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $57,950. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid electrical and electronics drafters is $34,940.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of electrical and electronics drafters in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of electrical and electronics drafters in 13 industries in the construction sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for electrical and electronics drafters occupations is the power and communication line and related structures construction industry with an annual salary $64,160. The lowest paying industry is the nonresidential building construction industry (annual salary $53,900). For detailed electrical and electronics drafters salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction|| |
|Other Building Equipment Contractors|| |
|Utility System Construction|| |
|Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Building Finishing Contractors|| |
|Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors|| |
|Building Equipment Contractors|| |
|Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors|| |
|Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors|| |
|Other Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Construction of Buildings|| |
|Nonresidential Building Construction|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 .