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Electrical and Electronics Drafters Salary in Sector of Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

The salary statistics of electrical and electronics drafters in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare electrical and electronics drafters salaries in different industries within the professional, scientific, and technical services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Electrical and Electronics Drafters

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,790
25th Percentile Wage
$43,920
50th Percentile Wage
$57,500
75th Percentile Wage
$73,690
90th Percentile Wage
$92,080

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electrical and electronics drafters in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) electrical and electronics drafters is $92,080. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $57,500. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid electrical and electronics drafters is $33,790.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of electrical and electronics drafters in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201657,500-0.73%5.10%
201557,9200.21%-
201457,8003.77%-
201355,6201.89%-
201254,570--

Compare Electrical and Electronics Drafters Salary in Different Industries within the Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services Sector

The average salaries of electrical and electronics drafters in nine industries in the professional, scientific, and technical services sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for electrical and electronics drafters occupations is the scientific research and development services industry with an annual salary $73,580. The lowest paying industry is the management, scientific, and technical consulting services industry (annual salary $45,050). For detailed electrical and electronics drafters salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Scientific Research and Development Services
$73,580
Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences
$73,580
Engineering Services
$57,530
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$57,500
Architectural, Engineering, and Related Services
$57,460
Computer Systems Design and Related Services
$52,480
Testing Laboratories
$50,590
Specialized Design Services
$46,770
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services
$45,050

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



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