The annual and hourly salary statistics of architectural and civil drafters in Appleton, Wisconsin are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of architectural and civil drafters in Appleton 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||$41,830|
|25th Percentile Wage||$45,290|
|50th Percentile Wage||$51,260|
|75th Percentile Wage||$69,970|
|90th Percentile Wage||$78,240|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for architectural and civil drafters in Appleton, Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $78,240. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $51,260. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $41,830.
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 $51,260 in Appleton is in the middle of salary range for architectural and civil drafters in state of Wisconsin. In comparison, the annual salary of architectural and civil drafters in Appleton is 15.5 percent (15.5%) lower than that in the highest paying Lake County-Kenosha County and 24.7 percent (24.7%) higher than that in the lowest paying West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Lake County-Kenosha County|| |
|Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington|| |
|South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Southwestern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis|| |
|Green Bay|| |
|Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Fond du Lac|| |
|Eau Claire|| |
|La Crosse|| |
|West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area|| |