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Drafting Schools
In Boston, Massachusetts

Drafting faculty can choose to work at one of 2 drafting schools in Boston. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in drafting in the city of Boston, which encompasses drafting training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Boston Vs. Massachusetts Drafting Employment

Boston 2,780
Massachusetts 4,470

Exactly 2,780 of Massachusetts' 4,470 drafting professionals work in Boston. Between 2006 and 2010, in Boston, there has been a 16% decline in the number of drafting professionals. Overall employment in Boston has increased.

Boston Vs. Massachusetts Drafting employment growth

5,430 5,460 5,320 5,000 4,470
3,320 3,340 3,460 3,190 2,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Boston

Drafting VS. All professions salaries in Boston

$55,755 $58,850 $60,190 $56,615 $60,333
$52,100 $54,000 $56,060 $58,330 $59,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Drafting in Boston
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Boston

Salaries for drafting professionals in Boston have increased. In 2010 Boston drafting professionals earned an average yearly salary of $60,333. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for drafting professionals in Boston was $55,755 per year. The growth in the salary of drafting professionals in Boston is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Drafting professionals in Boston

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25th percentile
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75th percentile
90th percentile

Drafting professionals make a median salary of $58,373 per year in Boston. The 10% of drafting professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $36,983 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 134% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Drafting professionals and related professions in Boston

Interior Design
Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Construction Management
Industrial Design

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

Educational Trends

Drafting schools in Boston


Many of Boston's drafting professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited drafting schools in the city.

Drafting Programs Offered In Boston


Boston's drafting schools offer 3 drafting degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Drafting Degrees In Boston


Approximately 20 students completed drafting courses in 2010.

Drafting Faculty Salaries in Boston, Massachusetts

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