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Drafting Schools
In Atlanta, Georgia

The city of Atlanta has 4 schools where drafting faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the drafting academic community in Atlanta, and the future trends. Academia in drafting includes drafting training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Atlanta Vs. Georgia Drafting Employment

Atlanta 2,190
Georgia 3,470

Exactly 2,190 of the 3,470 drafting professionals employed in Georgia, work in Atlanta. There has been a 32% decline in the number of drafting professionals in Atlanta between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for drafting professionals in Atlanta has decreased, overall employment in Atlanta has increased.

Atlanta Vs. Georgia Drafting employment growth

4,970 5,260 4,820 4,540 3,470
3,240 3,610 3,310 3,110 2,190
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Atlanta

Drafting VS. All professions salaries in Atlanta

$48,023 $49,050 $48,003 $49,432 $50,665
$40,930 $42,170 $44,170 $45,520 $46,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Drafting in Atlanta
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Atlanta

As the number of drafting professionals in Atlanta has shrunk, salaries for drafting professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $50,665 per year was earned by drafting professionals in Atlanta. Four years earlier in 2006, drafting professionals in Atlanta made an average salary of $48,023 per year. The growth in the salary of drafting professionals in Atlanta is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Drafting professionals in Atlanta

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25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Drafting professionals make a median salary of $48,692 per year in Atlanta. The 10% of drafting professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,130 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $73,330 per year.

Average Salaries for Drafting professionals and related professions in Atlanta

Interior Design
Industrial Design
Civil Engineering
Construction Management
Mechanical Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Drafting schools in Atlanta


There are 4 accredited drafting schools in the city. Many of Atlanta's drafting professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Drafting Programs Offered In Atlanta


Atlanta's drafting schools offer 6 drafting degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Drafting Degrees In Atlanta


Approximately 51 students graduated from drafting courses in 2010.

Drafting Faculty Salaries in Atlanta, Georgia

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