Drafting Schools
In Columbia, Maryland

In Columbia, there is only one drafting school where drafting faculty can find employment. The trends in Columbia's drafting academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes drafting training at the following levels:

  • Drafting Certificate
  • Associates degree in Drafting


Statistics

Professional Trends

Columbia Vs. Maryland Drafting Employment

Columbia 1,840
Maryland 3,340

Of the 3,340 drafting professionals employed in Maryland, 1,840 work in Columbia. There has been a 6% decline in the number of drafting professionals in Columbia between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of drafting professionals in Columbia has decreased, overall employment in Columbia has increased.

Columbia Vs. Maryland Drafting employment growth

3,360 3,510 3,890 3,960 3,340
1,950 1,850 2,140 2,190 1,840
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Maryland
  • Dark Yellow: Columbia

Drafting VS. All professions salaries in Columbia

$43,320 $44,505 $45,565 $49,455 $50,005
$43,230 $45,220 $47,030 $48,670 $49,910
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Drafting in Columbia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Columbia

In Columbia, salaries for drafting professionals have increased. Columbia drafting professionals made $50,005 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for drafting professionals in Columbia was $43,320 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Columbia.

Salary percentiles for Drafting professionals in Columbia

10th percentile
$29,618
25th percentile
$36,702
50th percentile
$47,978
75th percentile
$62,648
90th percentile
$74,128

Drafting professionals in Columbia earn a median salary of $47,978 per year. The 10% of drafting professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $29,618 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $74,128 per year.

Average Salaries for Drafting professionals and related professions in Columbia

Drafting
$50,005
Interior Design
$50,700
Design
$55,121
Civil Engineering
$61,177
Industrial Design
$61,400
Construction Management
$62,062
Architecture
$65,287
Mechanical Engineering
$68,974

Columbia drafting professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Drafting schools in Columbia

1

Many of Columbia's drafting professionals are graduates of the only accredited drafting school in the city.

Drafting Programs Offered In Columbia

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in drafting offered by Columbia's drafting schools.

Student Completed Drafting Degrees In Columbia

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total3

In 2010 approximately 3 students completed drafting courses.

Drafting Faculty Salaries in Columbia, Maryland

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