Architectural and Civil Drafters Salary in Sector of Retail Trade

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

Average Annual Salary of Architectural and Civil Drafters

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23,130
25th Percentile Wage
$35,720
50th Percentile Wage
$46,900
75th Percentile Wage
$61,360
90th Percentile Wage
$74,960

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for architectural and civil drafters in the industry sector of retail 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) architectural and civil drafters is $74,960. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $46,900. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid architectural and civil drafters is $23,130.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$46,900
10.30% 4.84%
2016
$42,070
7.77% -
2015
$38,800
0.26% -
2014
$38,700
-6.61% -
2013
$41,260
-8.17% -
2012
$44,630
- -

Compare Architectural and Civil Drafters Salary in Different Industries within the Retail Trade Sector

The average salaries of architectural and civil drafters in two industries in the retail trade sector are shown below. For detailed architectural and civil drafters salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Building Material and Garden Equipment and Supplies Dealers
$44,990
Building Material and Supplies Dealers
$44,990

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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