The salary statistics of electrical and electronics drafters in the industry sector of manufacturing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare electrical and electronics drafters salaries in different industries within the manufacturing 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 manufacturing. 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 $102,170. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $62,230. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid electrical and electronics drafters is $37,090.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of electrical and electronics drafters in the industry sector of manufacturing from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of electrical and electronics drafters in 25 industries in the manufacturing 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 transportation equipment manufacturing industry with an annual salary $84,140. The lowest paying industry is the motor vehicle parts manufacturing industry (annual salary $45,810). For detailed electrical and electronics drafters salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Transportation Equipment Manufacturing|| |
|Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing|| |
|Audio and Video Equipment Manufacturing|| |
|Ship and Boat Building|| |
|Commercial and Service Industry Machinery Manufacturing|| |
|Railroad Rolling Stock Manufacturing|| |
|Metalworking Machinery Manufacturing|| |
|Communications Equipment Manufacturing|| |
|Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing|| |
|Other Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing|| |
|Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing|| |
|Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing|| |
|Industrial Machinery Manufacturing|| |
|Other Electrical Equipment and Component Manufacturing|| |
|Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing|| |
|Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing|| |
|Machinery Manufacturing|| |
|Other General Purpose Machinery Manufacturing|| |
|Electrical Equipment, Appliance, and Component Manufacturing|| |
|Electrical Equipment Manufacturing|| |
|Ventilation, Heating, Air-Conditioning, and Commercial Refrigeration Equipment Manufacturing|| |
|Architectural and Structural Metals Manufacturing|| |
|Miscellaneous Manufacturing|| |
|Electric Lighting Equipment Manufacturing|| |
|Motor Vehicle Parts Manufacturing|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 .