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Drafting Schools
In Oak Brook, Illinois

In Oak Brook, 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 Oak Brook, which encompasses drafting training at the drafting associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Oak Brook Vs. Illinois Drafting Employment

Oak Brook 4,410
Illinois 6,600

Of the 6,600 drafting professionals employed in Illinois, 4,410 work in Oak Brook. There has been a 2% growth in the number of drafting professionals in Oak Brook between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of drafting professionals in Oak Brook has increased, overall employment in Oak Brook has also increased.

Oak Brook Vs. Illinois Drafting employment growth

7,010 7,110 7,310 7,330 6,600
4,320 4,590 4,900 5,080 4,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Oak Brook

Drafting VS. All professions salaries in Oak Brook

$45,205 $52,475 $55,803 $54,032 $54,193
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Drafting in Oak Brook
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Oak Brook

As the number of drafting professionals in Oak Brook has grown, salaries for drafting professionals have also increased. In 2010 drafting professionals in Oak Brook reportedly earned an average salary of $54,193 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for drafting professionals in Oak Brook was $45,205 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Oak Brook.

Salary percentiles for Drafting professionals in Oak Brook

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Drafting professionals make a median salary of $49,265 per year in Oak Brook. The difference in pay between the drafting professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 166%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $33,900 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $90,182 per year.

Average Salaries for Drafting professionals and related professions in Oak Brook

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On average drafting professionals in Oak Brook earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Oak Brook.

Educational Trends

Drafting schools in Oak Brook


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

Drafting Programs Offered In Oak Brook


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

Student Completed Drafting Degrees In Oak Brook


Approximately 9 students graduated from drafting courses in 2010.

Drafting Faculty Salaries in Oak Brook, Illinois

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