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
$35,100
25th Percentile Wage
$42,540
50th Percentile Wage
$52,130
75th Percentile Wage
$64,120
90th Percentile Wage
$80,000

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 $80,000. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $52,130. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid other drafters is $35,100.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of other drafters in the industry sector of wholesale trade from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$52,130
0.79% 1.96%
2016
$51,720
-6.79% -
2015
$55,230
5.65% -
2014
$52,110
-5.28% -
2013
$54,860
6.84% -
2012
$51,110
- -

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

The average salaries of other drafters in 15 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 chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers industry with an annual salary $58,270. 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
Chemical and Allied Products Merchant Wholesalers
$58,270
Apparel, Piece Goods, and Notions Merchant Wholesalers
$57,750
Hardware, and Plumbing and Heating Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$57,560
Household Appliances and Electrical and Electronic Goods Merchant Wholesalers
$56,440
Professional and Commercial Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$55,560
Lumber and Other Construction Materials Merchant Wholesalers
$55,530
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$54,490
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
$52,920
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
$52,260
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
$50,390
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
$50,390
Furniture and Home Furnishing Merchant Wholesalers
$49,090
Machinery, Equipment, and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$46,370
Metal and Mineral (except Petroleum) Merchant Wholesalers
$44,040
Paper and Paper Product Merchant Wholesalers
$43,740

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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