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Drafting Schools
In Buffalo, New York

The city of Buffalo has only one school where drafting faculty can find employment. The trends in Buffalo's drafting academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes drafting training at the drafting associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Buffalo Vs. New York Drafting Employment

Buffalo 800
New York 11,480

Of the 11,480 drafting professionals employed in New York, 800 work in Buffalo. Between 2006 and 2010, in Buffalo, there has been a 33% growth in the number of drafting professionals. As the employment for drafting professionals in Buffalo has increased, overall employment in Buffalo has also increased.

Buffalo Vs. New York Drafting employment growth

12,370 12,210 12,840 12,430 11,480
600 680 870 880 800
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Buffalo

Drafting VS. All professions salaries in Buffalo

$43,100 $43,100 $48,393 $50,250 $49,670
$37,400 $38,640 $40,170 $40,960 $42,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Drafting in Buffalo
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Buffalo

As the number of drafting professionals in Buffalo has grown, salaries for drafting professionals have also increased. In 2010 drafting professionals in Buffalo reportedly earned an average salary of $49,670 per year. Drafting professionals in Buffalo made a yearly average salary of $43,100, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of drafting professionals in Buffalo is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Drafting professionals in Buffalo

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Drafting professionals in Buffalo earn a median salary of $49,858 per year. The difference in pay between the drafting professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 137%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $29,645 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $70,225 per year.

Average Salaries for Drafting professionals and related professions in Buffalo

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

Educational Trends

Drafting schools in Buffalo


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

Drafting Programs Offered In Buffalo


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

Student Completed Drafting Degrees In Buffalo


Approximately 22 students completed drafting courses in 2010.

Drafting Faculty Salaries in Buffalo, New York

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