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Drafting Schools
In Santa Ana, California

Drafting faculty can choose to work at only one drafting school in Santa Ana. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of drafting and drafting education in Santa Ana, which includes drafting training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Santa Ana Vs. California Drafting Employment

Santa Ana 2,720
California 22,700

Exactly 2,720 of the 22,700 drafting professionals employed in California, work in Santa Ana. Between 2006 and 2010, in Santa Ana, there has been a 25% decline in the number of drafting professionals. Overall employment in Santa Ana has also decreased.

Santa Ana Vs. California Drafting employment growth

27,340 28,920 28,900 25,970 22,700
3,630 3,670 3,510 2,990 2,720
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Santa Ana

Drafting VS. All professions salaries in Santa Ana

$49,015 $50,988 $52,018 $52,920 $54,298
$44,220 $45,820 $47,730 $48,940 $49,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Drafting in Santa Ana
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Santa Ana

As the number of drafting professionals in Santa Ana has shrunk, salaries for drafting professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $54,298 per year was earned by drafting professionals in Santa Ana. Drafting professionals in Santa Ana made a yearly average salary of $49,015, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of drafting professionals in Santa Ana is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Drafting professionals in Santa Ana

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Drafting professionals in Santa Ana earn a median salary of $52,285 per year. The difference in pay between the drafting professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 138%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $33,018 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $78,645 per year.

Average Salaries for Drafting professionals and related professions in Santa Ana

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Mechanical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Industrial Design
Construction Management

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

Educational Trends

Drafting schools in Santa Ana


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

Drafting Programs Offered In Santa Ana


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in drafting offered by Santa Ana's drafting schools.

Student Completed Drafting Degrees In Santa Ana


In 2010 approximately 19 students graduated from drafting courses.

Drafting Faculty Salaries in Santa Ana, California

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