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Drafting Schools
In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Drafting faculty can choose to work at only one drafting school in Philadelphia. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the drafting academic community in Philadelphia, and the future trends. Academia in drafting includes drafting training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Drafting Employment

Philadelphia 3,290
Pennsylvania 10,780

Of the 10,780 drafting professionals employed in Pennsylvania, 3,290 work in Philadelphia. There has been a 10% decline in the number of drafting professionals in Philadelphia between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of drafting professionals in Philadelphia has decreased, overall employment in Philadelphia has increased.

Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Drafting employment growth

10,890 11,210 11,160 11,330 10,780
3,650 3,700 3,680 3,400 3,290
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Philadelphia

Drafting VS. All professions salaries in Philadelphia

$47,227 $51,168 $51,590 $54,750 $55,608
$43,010 $44,460 $46,450 $48,340 $49,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Drafting in Philadelphia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Philadelphia

Salaries for drafting professionals in Philadelphia have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $55,608 per year was earned by drafting professionals in Philadelphia. Drafting professionals in Philadelphia made a yearly average salary of $47,227, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Philadelphia.

Salary percentiles for Drafting professionals in Philadelphia

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

Drafting professionals in Philadelphia make a median yearly salary of $53,672. The 10% of drafting professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,915 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $76,990 per year.

Average Salaries for Drafting professionals and related professions in Philadelphia

Interior Design
Civil Engineering
Industrial Design
Mechanical Engineering
Construction Management

Drafting professional salaries in Philadelphia are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Drafting schools in Philadelphia


Many of Philadelphia's drafting professionals are graduates of the only accredited drafting school in the city.

Drafting Programs Offered In Philadelphia


Philadelphia's drafting school offers one drafting degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Drafting Degrees In Philadelphia


In 2010 approximately 2 students graduated from drafting courses.

Drafting Faculty Salaries in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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