Drafting Schools
In Roanoke, Virginia

There is only one drafting school in Roanoke for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of drafting and drafting education in Roanoke, which includes drafting training at the drafting certificate level.


Professional Trends

Roanoke Vs. Virginia Drafting Employment

Roanoke 140
Virginia 5,020

Exactly 140 of Virginia's 5,020 drafting professionals work in Roanoke. Between 2006 and 2010, in Roanoke, there has been a 50% decline in the number of drafting professionals. As the number of drafting professionals in Roanoke has decreased, overall employment in Roanoke has increased.

Roanoke Vs. Virginia Drafting employment growth

3,980 7,930 6,670 5,750 5,020
280 210 160 170 140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Roanoke

Drafting VS. All professions salaries in Roanoke

$40,627 $41,477 $43,740 $40,545 $40,260
$34,070 $34,760 $35,520 $36,840 $37,980
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Drafting in Roanoke
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Roanoke

As the number of drafting professionals in Roanoke has shrunk, salaries for drafting professionals have also decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $40,260 per year was earned by drafting professionals in Roanoke. Four years earlier in 2006, drafting professionals in Roanoke made an average salary of $40,627 per year. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Roanoke.

Salary percentiles for Drafting professionals in Roanoke

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Drafting professionals in Roanoke earn a median salary of $37,340 per year. The difference in pay between the drafting professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 76%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $31,160 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $54,810 per year.

Average Salaries for Drafting professionals and related professions in Roanoke

Civil Engineering
Construction Management
Mechanical Engineering
Interior Design

Drafting professional salaries in Roanoke are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Drafting schools in Roanoke


There is only one accredited drafting school in the city. Many of Roanoke's drafting professionals are graduates of this school.

Drafting Programs Offered In Roanoke

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Roanoke's drafting school offers one drafting degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Drafting Degrees In Roanoke

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Drafting Faculty Salaries in Roanoke, Virginia

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