Drafters, Engineering Technician, and Mapping Technician Salary in Sector of Finance and Insurance

The salary statistics of drafters, engineering technicians, and mapping technicians in the industry sector of finance and insurance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare drafters, engineering technician, and mapping technician salaries in different industries within the finance and insurance sector.

Average Annual Salary of Drafters, Engineering Technicians, and Mapping Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$29,800
25th Percentile Wage
$38,440
50th Percentile Wage
$53,670
75th Percentile Wage
$71,820
90th Percentile Wage
$99,460

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for drafters, engineering technicians, and mapping technicians in the industry sector of finance and insurance. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) drafters, engineering technicians, and mapping technicians is $99,460. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $53,670. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid drafters, engineering technicians, and mapping technicians is $29,800.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of drafters, engineering technicians, and mapping technicians in the industry sector of finance and insurance from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$53,670
3.50% -13.40%
2016
$51,790
12.63% -
2015
$45,250
-2.14% -
2014
$46,220
-11.49% -
2013
$51,530
-18.11% -
2012
$60,860
- -

Compare Drafters, Engineering Technician, and Mapping Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Finance and Insurance Sector

The average salaries of drafters, engineering technicians, and mapping technicians in eight industries in the finance and insurance sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for drafters, engineering technician, and mapping technician occupations is the insurance carriers industry with an annual salary $62,570. The lowest paying industry is the credit intermediation and related activities industry (annual salary $34,570). For detailed drafters, engineering technician, and mapping technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Insurance Carriers
$62,570
Direct Insurance (except Life, Health, and Medical) Carriers
$62,390
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities
$61,390
Other Financial Investment Activities
$50,060
Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investments and Related Activities
$49,770
Insurance Agencies and Brokerages
$35,820
Agencies, Brokerages, and Other Insurance Related Activities
$35,760
Credit Intermediation and Related Activities
$34,570

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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