Electrical and Electronics Drafters Salary in Sector of Wholesale Trade

The salary statistics of electrical and electronics drafters in the industry sector of wholesale trade are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare electrical and electronics drafters salaries in different industries within the wholesale trade sector.

Average Annual Salary of Electrical and Electronics Drafters

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,620
25th Percentile Wage
$42,140
50th Percentile Wage
$53,480
75th Percentile Wage
$70,970
90th Percentile Wage
$96,750

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electrical and electronics drafters in the industry sector of wholesale trade. 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 $96,750. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $53,480. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid electrical and electronics drafters is $35,620.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of electrical and electronics drafters in the industry sector of wholesale trade from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201653,4800.64%-1.57%
201553,140-4.20%-
201455,3703.63%-
201353,360-1.80%-
201254,320--

Compare Electrical and Electronics Drafters Salary in Different Industries within the Wholesale Trade Sector

The average salaries of electrical and electronics drafters in four industries in the wholesale trade 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 professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers industry with an annual salary $58,410. The lowest paying industry is the hardware, and plumbing and heating equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers industry (annual salary $50,600). For detailed electrical and electronics drafters salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Professional and Commercial Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$58,410
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
$53,010
Household Appliances and Electrical and Electronic Goods Merchant Wholesalers
$51,660
Hardware, and Plumbing and Heating Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$50,600

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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