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Drafting Schools
In Poughkeepsie, New York

In Poughkeepsie, there is only one drafting school where drafting faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the drafting academic community in Poughkeepsie, and the future trends. Academia in drafting includes drafting training at the drafting certificate level.


Professional Trends

Poughkeepsie Vs. New York Drafting Employment

Poughkeepsie 230
New York 11,480

Exactly 230 of New York's 11,480 drafting professionals work in Poughkeepsie. The number of drafting professionals in Poughkeepsie has shrunk by 32% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Poughkeepsie has increased.

Poughkeepsie Vs. New York Drafting employment growth

12,370 12,210 12,840 12,430 11,480
340 320 250 170 230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Poughkeepsie

Drafting VS. All professions salaries in Poughkeepsie

$48,630 $50,900 $54,887 $56,733 $59,723
$41,180 $42,500 $44,110 $45,480 $46,270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Drafting in Poughkeepsie
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Poughkeepsie

As the number of drafting professionals in Poughkeepsie has shrunk, salaries for drafting professionals have increased. In 2010 drafting professionals in Poughkeepsie reportedly earned an average salary of $59,723 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, drafting professionals in Poughkeepsie made an average salary of $48,630 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Poughkeepsie.

Salary percentiles for Drafting professionals in Poughkeepsie

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Drafting professionals in Poughkeepsie make a median yearly salary of $57,600. The difference in pay between the drafting professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 104%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $40,743 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $83,003 per year.

Average Salaries for Drafting professionals and related professions in Poughkeepsie

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Industrial Design
Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Construction Management

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

Educational Trends

Drafting schools in Poughkeepsie


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

Drafting Programs Offered In Poughkeepsie


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

Student Completed Drafting Degrees In Poughkeepsie


Approximately 1 students graduated from drafting courses in 2010.

Drafting Faculty Salaries in Poughkeepsie, New York

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