Catalog 2020-2021

Drafting Technology

Earnings

The median annual wage of drafters in May 201 was $,0. The lowest 10 percent earned less than $38,640. The top 10 percent earned more than $77,770. Median wages for detailed drafting occupations in May 2018 were:

  • $60,070 for electrical and electronics drafters

  • $55,920 for mechanical drafters

  • $54,920 for architectural and civil drafters

  • $51,850 for Drafters, all others


Source:

Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2019 edition, Drafters.