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Other Drafters Salary in Sector of Federal, State, and Local Government

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

Average Annual Salary of Other Drafters

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,050
25th Percentile Wage
$43,150
50th Percentile Wage
$54,090
75th Percentile Wage
$64,990
90th Percentile Wage
$74,960

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other 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) other drafters is $74,960. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $54,090. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid other drafters is $35,050.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of other drafters in the industry sector of federal, state, and local government from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201654,0901.11%1.04%
201553,490-5.29%-
201456,3200.16%-
201356,2304.80%-
201253,530--

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

The average salaries of other drafters in six 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 other drafters occupations is the state government, excluding schools and hospitals (oes designation) industry with an annual salary $61,600. The lowest paying industry is the local government, excluding schools and hospitals (oes designation) industry (annual salary $50,290). For detailed other drafters salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$61,600
State government, including schools and hospitals
$56,030
Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$54,090
Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$53,360
Local government, including schools and hospitals
$50,620
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$50,290

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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