The annual and hourly salary statistics of architectural and civil drafters in Gulfport-Biloxi, Mississippi are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of architectural and civil drafters in Gulfport-Biloxi is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$40,690|
|25th Percentile Wage||$43,700|
|50th Percentile Wage||$48,640|
|75th Percentile Wage||$55,280|
|90th Percentile Wage||$61,090|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for architectural and civil drafters in Gulfport-Biloxi, Mississippi in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $61,090. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $48,640. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $40,690.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of architectural and civil drafters from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $48,640 in Gulfport-Biloxi is in the middle of salary range for architectural and civil drafters in state of Mississippi. In comparison, the annual salary of architectural and civil drafters in Gulfport-Biloxi is 3.6 percent (3.6%) lower than that in the highest paying Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area and 14.1 percent (14.1%) higher than that in the lowest paying Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area|| |