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Drafting Schools
In Bessemer, Alabama

There is only one drafting school in Bessemer for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the drafting academic community in Bessemer, and the future trends. Academia in drafting includes drafting training at the drafting associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Bessemer Vs. Alabama Drafting Employment

Bessemer 40
Alabama 2,810

Exactly 40 of Alabama's 2,810 drafting professionals work in Bessemer. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of drafting professionals in Bessemer has shrunk by 64%. Overall employment in Bessemer has also decreased.

Bessemer Vs. Alabama Drafting employment growth

4,000 3,790 3,560 3,260 2,810
110 60 100 No data 40
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Alabama
  • Dark Yellow: Bessemer

Drafting VS. All professions salaries in Bessemer

$36,520 $39,270 $38,343 No data $39,180
$28,360 $29,260 $30,440 No data $32,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Drafting in Bessemer
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Bessemer

Salaries for drafting professionals in Bessemer have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $39,180 per year was earned by drafting professionals in Bessemer. The average salary for drafting professionals in Bessemer was $36,520 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of drafting professionals in Bessemer is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Drafting professionals in Bessemer

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Drafting professionals make a median salary of $34,050 per year in Bessemer. The 10% of drafting professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $24,170 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $49,350 per year.

Average Salaries for Drafting professionals and related professions in Bessemer

Civil Engineering
Construction Management
Mechanical Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Drafting schools in Bessemer


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

Drafting Programs Offered In Bessemer


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

Student Completed Drafting Degrees In Bessemer


In 2010 approximately 48 students graduated from drafting courses.

Drafting Faculty Salaries in Bessemer, Alabama

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