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Electrical and Electronics Drafters Salary in Sector of Federal, State, and Local Government

The salary statistics of electrical and electronics drafters in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare electrical and electronics drafters salaries in different industries within the federal, state, and local government sector.

Average Annual Salary of Electrical and Electronics Drafters

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$48,500
25th Percentile Wage
$66,050
50th Percentile Wage
$85,330
75th Percentile Wage
$96,170
90th Percentile Wage
$102,900

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electrical and electronics drafters in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government. 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 $102,900. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $85,330. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid electrical and electronics drafters is $48,500.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of electrical and electronics drafters in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$85,330
-0.15% 28.31%
2016
$85,460
3.05% -
2015
$82,850
26.86% -
2014
$60,600
0.99% -
2013
$60,000
-1.95% -
2012
$61,170
- -

Compare Electrical and Electronics Drafters Salary in Different Industries within the Federal, State, and Local Government Sector

The average salaries of electrical and electronics drafters in seven industries in the federal, state, and local government 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 local government, excluding schools and hospitals (oes designation) industry with an annual salary $87,560. The lowest paying industry is the federal executive branch (oes designation) industry (annual salary $61,310). For detailed electrical and electronics drafters salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$87,560
Local government, including schools and hospitals
$87,500
Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$85,330
Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$84,190
State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$65,740
State government, including schools and hospitals
$62,600
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation)
$61,310

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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