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Drafting Schools
In Dearborn, Michigan

In Dearborn, there are 2 drafting schools where drafting faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the drafting academic community in Dearborn, and the future trends. Academia in drafting includes drafting training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Dearborn Vs. Michigan Drafting Employment

Dearborn 710
Michigan 6,420

Exactly 710 of the 6,420 drafting professionals employed in Michigan, work in Dearborn. Between 2006 and 2010, in Dearborn, there has been a 34% decline in the number of drafting professionals. As the employment for drafting professionals in Dearborn has decreased, overall employment in Dearborn has increased.

Dearborn Vs. Michigan Drafting employment growth

8,960 8,070 8,080 6,840 6,420
1,080 890 910 940 710
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Dearborn

Drafting VS. All professions salaries in Dearborn

$48,595 $51,790 $49,598 $55,180 $53,720
$46,670 $47,590 $46,920 $46,900 $47,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Drafting in Dearborn
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Dearborn

As the number of drafting professionals in Dearborn has shrunk, salaries for drafting professionals have increased. In 2010 drafting professionals in Dearborn reportedly earned an average salary of $53,720 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, drafting professionals in Dearborn made an average salary of $48,595 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Dearborn.

Salary percentiles for Drafting professionals in Dearborn

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Drafting professionals make a median salary of $51,273 per year in Dearborn. The difference in pay between the drafting professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 150%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $32,273 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $80,760 per year.

Average Salaries for Drafting professionals and related professions in Dearborn

Civil Engineering
Interior Design
Mechanical Engineering
Construction Management

On average drafting professional salaries in Dearborn are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Drafting schools in Dearborn


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

Drafting Programs Offered In Dearborn


Dearborn's drafting schools offer 2 drafting degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Drafting Degrees In Dearborn


Approximately 33 students graduated from drafting courses in 2010.

Drafting Faculty Salaries in Dearborn, Michigan

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