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|| |
|25th Percentile Wage|| |
|50th Percentile Wage|| |
|75th Percentile Wage|| |
|90th Percentile Wage|| |
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 $92,600. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $58,600. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid electrical and electronics drafters is $34,720.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of electrical and electronics drafters in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-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 other building equipment contractors industry with an annual salary $66,320. The lowest paying industry is the other specialty trade contractors industry (annual salary $51,170). For detailed electrical and electronics drafters salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Other Building Equipment Contractors|| |
|Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors|| |
|Building Finishing Contractors|| |
|Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction|| |
|Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Utility System Construction|| |
|Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors|| |
|Building Equipment Contractors|| |
|Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors|| |
|Construction of Buildings|| |
|Nonresidential Building Construction|| |
|Other Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 .