The annual and hourly salary statistics of architectural and civil drafters in Huntington-Ashland, West Virginia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of architectural and civil drafters in Huntington-Ashland 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||$27,880|
|25th Percentile Wage||$33,770|
|50th Percentile Wage||$39,140|
|75th Percentile Wage||$52,940|
|90th Percentile Wage||$62,560|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for architectural and civil drafters in Huntington-Ashland, West Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $62,560. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $39,140. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $27,880.
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 $39,140 in Huntington-Ashland is in the middle of salary range for architectural and civil drafters in state of West Virginia. In comparison, the annual salary of architectural and civil drafters in Huntington-Ashland is 32.1 percent (32.1%) lower than that in the highest paying Washington-Arlington-Alexandria and 5.8 percent (5.8%) higher than that in the lowest paying Morgantown.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area|| |