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Mechanical Drafters Salary Information in Massachusetts

The average annual and hourly salaries for mechanical drafters in the state of Massachusetts are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of mechanical drafters amongst Massachusetts areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Mechanical Drafters in Massachusetts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$36,390
25th Percentile Wage
$44,450
50th Percentile Wage
$56,800
75th Percentile Wage
$74,020
90th Percentile Wage
$93,240

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for mechanical drafters in Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $93,240. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $56,800. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $36,390.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of mechanical drafters from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$56,800
-7.73% -3.66%
2016
$61,190
-0.11% -
2015
$61,260
3.26% -
2014
$59,260
0.37% -
2013
$59,040
0.27% -
2012
$58,880
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Mechanical Drafters in Massachusetts Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of mechanical drafters in some Massachusetts cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of mechanical drafters in state of Massachusetts ranges from $45,680 to $63,140. The highest paying area for mechanical drafters in Massachusetts is Peabody with a median annual salary of $63,140. The second highest paying city/area in Massachusetts State is Framingham (mean annual salary $61,740). The lowest paying area is North Central Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $45,680.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Peabody
$63,140
Framingham
$61,740
Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton
$61,730
New Bedford
$60,110
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$58,740
Springfield
$58,510
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$57,310
Taunton-Norton-Raynham
$56,730
Barnstable Town
$56,350
Worcester
$47,410
North Central Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area
$45,680




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