Drafters, Engineering Technician, and Mapping Technician Salary in Sector of Real Estate and Rental and Leasing

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

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,240
25th Percentile Wage
$44,570
50th Percentile Wage
$55,340
75th Percentile Wage
$68,170
90th Percentile Wage
$88,440

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for drafters, engineering technicians, and mapping technicians in the industry sector of real estate and rental and leasing. 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 $88,440. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $55,340. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid drafters, engineering technicians, and mapping technicians is $35,240.

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 real estate and rental and leasing from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$55,340
3.45% 16.75%
2016
$53,430
9.36% -
2015
$48,430
5.49% -
2014
$45,770
13.02% -
2013
$39,810
-15.72% -
2012
$46,070
- -

Compare Drafters, Engineering Technician, and Mapping Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Real Estate and Rental and Leasing Sector

The average salaries of drafters, engineering technicians, and mapping technicians in nine industries in the real estate and rental and leasing 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 activities related to real estate industry with an annual salary $58,050. The lowest paying industry is the offices of real estate agents and brokers industry (annual salary $37,490). For detailed drafters, engineering technician, and mapping technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Activities Related to Real Estate
$58,050
Rental and Leasing Services
$55,360
Rental and Leasing Services
$55,360
Real Estate
$55,350
Lessors of Real Estate
$53,320
Lessors of Nonfinancial Intangible Assets (except Copyrighted Works)
$52,880
Lessors of Nonfinancial Intangible Assets (except Copyrighted Works)
$52,880
Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment Rental and Leasing
$51,160
Offices of Real Estate Agents and Brokers
$37,490

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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