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Drafters Salary in Sector of Educational Services

The salary statistics of drafters in the industry sector of educational services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare drafters salaries in different industries within the educational services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Drafters

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$30,590
25th Percentile Wage
$39,390
50th Percentile Wage
$48,170
75th Percentile Wage
$60,230
90th Percentile Wage
$75,100

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for drafters in the industry sector of educational 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) drafters is $75,100. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $48,170. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid drafters is $30,590.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of drafters in the industry sector of educational services from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201648,1701.08%7.93%
201547,6502.18%-
201446,6103.24%-
201345,1001.66%-
201244,350--

Compare Drafters Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of drafters in nine industries in the educational services sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for drafters occupations is the colleges, universities, and professional schools - privately owned industry with an annual salary $53,570. The lowest paying industry is the educational services - privately owned industry (annual salary $47,460). For detailed drafters salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$53,570
Educational Services - Local government owned
$49,470
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$49,360
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$48,740
Elementary and Secondary Schools
$48,710
Educational Services
$48,170
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$48,060
Educational Services - State government owned
$48,020
Educational Services - Privately owned
$47,460

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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