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Drafting Schools
In Norfolk, Virginia

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


Professional Trends

Norfolk Vs. Virginia Drafting Employment

Norfolk 600
Virginia 5,020

Of the 5,020 drafting professionals employed in Virginia, 600 work in Norfolk. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of drafting professionals in Norfolk has shrunk by 24%. As the number of drafting professionals in Norfolk has decreased, overall employment in Norfolk has increased.

Norfolk Vs. Virginia Drafting employment growth

3,980 7,930 6,670 5,750 5,020
790 670 700 750 600
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Norfolk

Drafting VS. All professions salaries in Norfolk

$40,315 $40,250 $43,020 $46,240 $47,570
$36,520 $37,550 $38,790 $40,100 $41,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Drafting in Norfolk
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Norfolk

In Norfolk, salaries for drafting professionals have increased. In 2010 Norfolk drafting professionals earned an average yearly salary of $47,570. The average salary for drafting professionals in Norfolk was $40,315 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of drafting professionals in Norfolk is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Drafting professionals in Norfolk

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25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Norfolk drafting professionals earn a median yearly salary of $45,857. The 10% of drafting professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $26,183 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $72,807 per year.

Average Salaries for Drafting professionals and related professions in Norfolk

Interior Design
Industrial Design
Civil Engineering
Construction Management
Mechanical Engineering

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

Educational Trends

Drafting schools in Norfolk


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

Drafting Programs Offered In Norfolk


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

Student Completed Drafting Degrees In Norfolk


In 2010 approximately 80 students graduated from drafting courses.

Drafting Faculty Salaries in Norfolk, Virginia

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