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Drafting Schools
In Modesto, California

The city of Modesto has only one 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 Modesto, which encompasses drafting training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Modesto Vs. California Drafting Employment

Modesto 230
California 22,700

Exactly 230 of California's 22,700 drafting professionals work in Modesto. The number of drafting professionals in Modesto has shrunk by 36% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for drafting professionals in Modesto has decreased, overall employment in Modesto has also decreased.

Modesto Vs. California Drafting employment growth

27,340 28,920 28,900 25,970 22,700
360 310 220 230 230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Modesto

Drafting VS. All professions salaries in Modesto

$46,790 $46,797 $48,587 $52,577 $53,427
$36,650 $38,560 $40,050 $41,120 $41,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Drafting in Modesto
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Modesto

In Modesto, salaries for drafting professionals have increased. Modesto drafting professionals made $53,427 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for drafting professionals in Modesto was $46,790 per year. The growth in the salary of drafting professionals in Modesto is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Drafting professionals in Modesto

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Drafting professionals make a median salary of $49,787 per year in Modesto. The difference in pay between the drafting professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 126%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $35,140 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $79,487 per year.

Average Salaries for Drafting professionals and related professions in Modesto

Civil Engineering
Construction Management
Mechanical Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Drafting schools in Modesto


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

Drafting Programs Offered In Modesto


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

Student Completed Drafting Degrees In Modesto


Approximately 1 students graduated from drafting courses in 2010.

Drafting Faculty Salaries in Modesto, California

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