Electrical and Electronics Drafters Salary Information in North Carolina

The average annual and hourly salaries for electrical and electronics drafters in the state of North Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of electrical and electronics drafters amongst North Carolina metropolitan 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Electrical and Electronics Drafters in North Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,090
25th Percentile Wage
$40,160
50th Percentile Wage
$55,010
75th Percentile Wage
$67,980
90th Percentile Wage
$80,770

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electrical and electronics drafters in North Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $80,770. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $55,010. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33,090.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$15.91
25th Percentile Wage
$19.30
50th Percentile Wage
$26.45
75th Percentile Wage
$32.68
90th Percentile Wage
$38.83

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for electrical and electronics drafters in North Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $38.83. The median hourly salary is $26.45. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $15.91.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of electrical and electronics drafters from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201655,0104.53%0.02%
201552,5200.11%-
201452,4609.59%-
201347,430-15.96%-
201255,000--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Electrical and Electronics Drafters in North Carolina Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of electrical and electronics drafters in some North Carolina cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of electrical and electronics drafters in state of North Carolina ranges from $46,520 to $72,540. The highest paying area for electrical and electronics drafters in North Carolina is Wilmington with a median annual salary of $72,540. The second highest paying city/area in North Carolina State is Greensboro-High Point (mean annual salary $62,250). The lowest paying area is Raleigh-Cary with a median annual salary of $46,520.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Wilmington
$72,540
Greensboro-High Point
$62,250
Western Central North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$47,430
Raleigh-Cary
$46,520


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