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Drafting Schools
In Whittier, California

In Whittier, 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 Whittier, and the future trends. Academia in drafting includes drafting training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Whittier Vs. California Drafting Employment

Whittier 5,830
California 22,700

Exactly 5,830 of the 22,700 drafting professionals employed in California, work in Whittier. There has been a 10% decline in the number of drafting professionals in Whittier between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of drafting professionals in Whittier has decreased, overall employment in Whittier has increased.

Whittier Vs. California Drafting employment growth

27,340 28,920 28,900 25,970 22,700
6,480 7,170 7,420 7,170 5,830
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Whittier

Drafting VS. All professions salaries in Whittier

$48,275 $50,990 $52,533 $55,122 $54,713
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Drafting in Whittier
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Whittier

As the number of drafting professionals in Whittier has shrunk, salaries for drafting professionals have increased. In 2010 drafting professionals in Whittier reportedly earned an average salary of $54,713 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for drafting professionals in Whittier was $48,275 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Whittier.

Salary percentiles for Drafting professionals in Whittier

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Whittier drafting professionals earn a median yearly salary of $51,572. The difference in pay between the drafting professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 157%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $31,905 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $82,050 per year.

Average Salaries for Drafting professionals and related professions in Whittier

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

Educational Trends

Drafting schools in Whittier


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

Drafting Programs Offered In Whittier


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

Student Completed Drafting Degrees In Whittier


In 2010 approximately 21 students graduated from drafting courses.

Drafting Faculty Salaries in Whittier, California

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