Other Drafters Salary in Sector of Wholesale Trade

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

Average Annual Salary of Other Drafters

Percentile BracketAverage 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 other 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) other drafters is $89,680. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $51,720. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid other drafters is $33,660.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth

Compare Other Drafters Salary in Different Industries within the Wholesale Trade Sector

The average salaries of other drafters in ten 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 other drafters occupations is the apparel, piece goods, and notions merchant wholesalers industry with an annual salary $64,050. The lowest paying industry is the paper and paper product merchant wholesalers industry (annual salary $43,740). For detailed other drafters salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Apparel, Piece Goods, and Notions Merchant Wholesalers
Professional and Commercial Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
Lumber and Other Construction Materials Merchant Wholesalers
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
Machinery, Equipment, and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
Metal and Mineral (except Petroleum) Merchant Wholesalers
Paper and Paper Product Merchant Wholesalers

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


Highest paying cities for other drafters

Highest paying industries for other drafters.