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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
$35,620
25th Percentile Wage
$42,390
50th Percentile Wage
$54,860
75th Percentile Wage
$66,450
90th Percentile Wage
$77,300

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 $77,300. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $54,860. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid other drafters is $35,620.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$54,860
1.40% 2.42%
2016
$54,090
1.11% -
2015
$53,490
-5.29% -
2014
$56,320
0.16% -
2013
$56,230
4.80% -
2012
$53,530
- -

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 $62,810. The lowest paying industry is the local government, excluding schools and hospitals (oes designation) industry (annual salary $50,080). 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)
$62,810
State government, including schools and hospitals
$56,820
Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$54,860
Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$53,690
Local government, including schools and hospitals
$50,520
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$50,080

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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