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Drafting Schools
In Gary, Indiana

In Gary, there is only one drafting school where drafting faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in drafting in the city of Gary, which encompasses drafting training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Gary Vs. Indiana Drafting Employment

Gary 270
Indiana 3,960

Exactly 270 of Indiana's 3,960 drafting professionals work in Gary. There has been a 27% decline in the number of drafting professionals in Gary between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of drafting professionals in Gary has decreased, overall employment in Gary has increased.

Gary Vs. Indiana Drafting employment growth

4,680 5,000 4,860 4,510 3,960
370 190 420 300 270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Indiana
  • Dark Yellow: Gary

Drafting VS. All professions salaries in Gary

$45,523 $46,350 $52,778 $54,275 $60,780
$35,520 $37,010 $38,530 $38,920 $39,680
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Drafting in Gary
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Gary

As the number of drafting professionals in Gary has shrunk, salaries for drafting professionals have increased. Gary drafting professionals made $60,780 per year, on average, in 2010. Drafting professionals in Gary made a yearly average salary of $45,523, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of drafting professionals in Gary is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Drafting professionals in Gary

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90th percentile

Drafting professionals make a median salary of $54,327 per year in Gary. The 10% of drafting professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $35,447 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $97,240 per year.

Average Salaries for Drafting professionals and related professions in Gary

Interior Design
Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Construction Management

Gary drafting professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Drafting schools in Gary


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

Drafting Programs Offered In Gary


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in drafting offered by Gary's drafting schools.

Student Completed Drafting Degrees In Gary


Approximately 15 students completed drafting courses in 2010.

Drafting Faculty Salaries in Gary, Indiana

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