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Drafting Schools
In Altoona, Pennsylvania

The city of Altoona has only one school where drafting faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of drafting and drafting education in Altoona, which includes drafting training at the drafting certificate level.


Professional Trends

Altoona Vs. Pennsylvania Drafting Employment

Altoona 60
Pennsylvania 10,780

Of the 10,780 drafting professionals employed in Pennsylvania, 60 work in Altoona. There has been a 14% decline in the number of drafting professionals in Altoona between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for drafting professionals in Altoona has decreased, overall employment in Altoona has increased.

Altoona Vs. Pennsylvania Drafting employment growth

10,890 11,210 11,160 11,330 10,780
70 80 70 60 60
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Altoona

Drafting VS. All professions salaries in Altoona

$35,460 $35,040 $38,210 $39,650 $41,140
$31,080 $31,850 $32,980 $33,340 $34,350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Drafting in Altoona
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Altoona

In Altoona, salaries for drafting professionals have increased. Altoona drafting professionals made $41,140 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for drafting professionals in Altoona was $35,460 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of drafting professionals in Altoona is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Drafting professionals in Altoona

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Drafting professionals in Altoona earn a median salary of $41,040 per year. The difference in pay between the drafting professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 104%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $27,740 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $56,550 per year.

Average Salaries for Drafting professionals and related professions in Altoona

Construction Management
Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering

On average drafting professionals in Altoona earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Altoona.

Educational Trends

Drafting schools in Altoona


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

Drafting Programs Offered In Altoona


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

Student Completed Drafting Degrees In Altoona


Approximately 4 students graduated from drafting courses in 2010.

Drafting Faculty Salaries in Altoona, Pennsylvania

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