Drafting Schools In Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania has 34 accredited drafting schools where drafting faculty who teach drafting classes can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of drafting and drafting training in Pennsylvania, which includes drafting training at the following levels:

  • Drafting Certificate
  • Associates degree in Drafting


Schools

  1. Community College of Allegheny County

    800 Allegheny Ave, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15233-1895

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  2. Butler County Community College

    College Drive Oak Hills, Butler, Pennsylvania 16003-1203

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  3. California University of Pennsylvania

    250 University Ave, California, Pennsylvania 15419-1394

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  4. Delaware County Community College

    901 S Media Line Rd, Media, Pennsylvania 19063-1094

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  5. Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg

    1 HACC Dr., Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17110-2999

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  6. Commonwealth Technical Institute

    727 Goucher St, Johnstown, Pennsylvania 15905-3092

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  7. Johnson College

    3427 N Main Ave, Scranton, Pennsylvania 18508-1495

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  8. Lehigh Carbon Community College

    4525 Education Park Dr, Schnecksville, Pennsylvania 18078-2598

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  9. Berks Technical Institute

    2205 Ridgewood Rd, Wyomissing, Pennsylvania 19610-1168

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  10. Lincoln Technical Institute in Allentown

    5151 Tilghman St, Allentown, Pennsylvania 18104-9889

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  11. Luzerne County Community College

    1333 South Prospect Street, Nanticoke, Pennsylvania 18634-3899

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  12. Montgomery County Community College-Central Campus

    340 Dekalb Pike, Blue Bell, Pennsylvania 19422-0796

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  13. Northampton County Area Community College

    3835 Green Pond Rd, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18020-7599

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  14. Penn Commercial Business/Technical School

    242 Oak Spring Road, Washington, Pennsylvania 15301-6822

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  15. Community College of Philadelphia

    1700 Spring Garden St, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19130-3991

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  16. Pittsburgh Technical Institute

    1111 McKee Road, Oakdale, Pennsylvania 15071

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  17. Schuylkill Technology Center

    101 Technology Dr, Frackville, Pennsylvania 17931

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  18. Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology

    750 E King St, Lancaster, Pennsylvania 17602-3198

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  19. Triangle Tech Inc-Erie

    2000 Liberty St, Erie, Pennsylvania 16502-2594

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  20. Triangle Tech Inc-Pittsburgh

    1940 Perrysville Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15214-3897

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  21. Triangle Tech Inc-Greensburg

    222 E Pittsburgh St Ste A, Greensburg, Pennsylvania 15601-3304

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  22. Triangle Tech Inc-Dubois

    225 Tannery Row Road, Falls Creek, Pennsylvania 15840

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  23. Westmoreland County Community College

    145 Pavilion Lane, Youngwood, Pennsylvania 15697-1895

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  24. YTI Career Institute in York

    1405 Williams Road, York, Pennsylvania 17402

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  25. Pennsylvania College of Technology

    One College Ave, Williamsport, Pennsylvania 17701-5799

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  26. Greater Altoona Career & Technology Center

    1500 Fourth Avenue, Altoona, Pennsylvania 16602-3616

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  27. ITT Technical Institute-Pittsburgh

    Ten Parkway Ctr, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15220

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  28. Lancaster County Career and Technology Center

    1730 Hans Herr Dr, Willow Street, Pennsylvania 17584

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  29. ITT Technical Institute-Harrisburg

    449 Eisenhower Blvd, Suite 100, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17111

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  30. ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum

    100 Pittsburgh Mills Circle, Tarentum, Pennsylvania 15084

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  31. ITT Technical Institute-Bensalem

    3330 Tillman Dr, Bensalem, Pennsylvania 19020-2030

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  32. ITT Technical Institute-King of Prussia

    760 Moore Rd, Ste 150, King of Prussia, Pennsylvania 19406-1212

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  33. ITT Technical Institute-Dunmore

    1000 Meade St.- Suite 210, Dunmore, Pennsylvania 18512

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  34. Somerset County Technology Center

    281 Technology Dr, Somerset, Pennsylvania 15501

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Statistics

Professional Trends

Pennsylvania Vs. National Drafting Employment

Pennsylvania 10,780
National 197,280

Approximately 5% of the country's drafting professionals work in Pennsylvania state.

Employment Growth for Drafting professionals In Pennsylvania

10,890 11,210 11,160 11,330 10,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Pennsylvania, the field of drafting is shrinking. 110 less drafting professionals were working in Pennsylvania in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of drafting has shrunk by 1% in Pennsylvania. This decline is slower than the national trend for drafting professionals which shows a 16% decrease in the number of drafting professionals working around the nation.

Drafting VS. All Professions salaries in Pennsylvania

$46,533 $46,175 $46,690 $48,512 $48,732
$44,448 $45,778 $47,594 $49,448 $50,581
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Drafting
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Pennsylvania, as the number of drafting professionals is declining, the salaries earned by drafting professionals are increasing. The mean salary for drafting professionals in 2006 was $46,533 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $48,732 per year.

Salary percentiles for Drafting professionals in Pennsylvania

10th percentile
$29,312
25th percentile
$36,940
50th percentile
$48,365
75th percentile
$58,760
90th percentile
$69,802

Thus, drafting professionals' salaries grew by 5% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. There is a 138% pay differential between the highest paid drafting professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of drafting in Pennsylvania.

Average Salaries for Drafting professionals and related professions in Pennsylvania

Architecture
$61,863
Civil Engineering
$55,800
Construction Management
$63,974
Design
$49,751
Drafting
$48,732
Industrial Design
$59,920
Interior Design
$44,420
Mechanical Engineering
$65,584

In Pennsylvania, drafting professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Drafting programs available for each degree type for all schools in Pennsylvania

associate
41
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
14
Total55

The number of students graduating from the 34 accredited drafting schools in Pennsylvania is decreasing. In Pennsylvania, there were 565 graduates in 2006. And there were 499 graduates from drafting courses in 2010.

There was a decrease in the number of drafting school degree or certificate graduates in Pennsylvania by 12%. Most of these graduates, or 75%, earned an associate's degree in drafting.

Drafting Faculty Salaries in Pennsylvania

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