Drafting Schools
In Merrillville, Indiana

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


Professional Trends

Merrillville Vs. Indiana Drafting Employment

Merrillville 270
Indiana 3,960

Exactly 270 of Indiana's 3,960 drafting professionals work in Merrillville. Between 2006 and 2010, in Merrillville, there has been a 27% decline in the number of drafting professionals. As the number of drafting professionals in Merrillville has decreased, overall employment in Merrillville has increased.

Merrillville Vs. Indiana Drafting employment growth

4,680 5,000 4,860 4,510 3,960
370 190 420 300 270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Indiana
  • Dark Yellow: Merrillville

Drafting VS. All professions salaries in Merrillville

$45,523 $46,350 $52,778 $54,275 $60,780
$35,520 $37,010 $38,530 $38,920 $39,680
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Drafting in Merrillville
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Merrillville

As the number of drafting professionals in Merrillville has shrunk, salaries for drafting professionals have increased. Merrillville drafting professionals made $60,780 per year, on average, in 2010. Drafting professionals in Merrillville made a yearly average salary of $45,523, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Merrillville.

Salary percentiles for Drafting professionals in Merrillville

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Merrillville drafting professionals earn a median yearly salary of $54,327. The 10% of drafting professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $35,447 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $97,240 per year.

Average Salaries for Drafting professionals and related professions in Merrillville

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Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Construction Management

Drafting professional salaries in Merrillville are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Drafting schools in Merrillville


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

Drafting Programs Offered In Merrillville

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There is one degree and certificate program in drafting offered by Merrillville's drafting school.

Student Completed Drafting Degrees In Merrillville

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Drafting Faculty Salaries in Merrillville, Indiana

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