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Computer-Aided Design Drafters and Technicians


The U.S. Department of Labor reports the median wage for civil and architectural drafters was $54,920 in May 2018. The lowest paid 10 percent of these drafters made less than $35,020 annually; the highest paid 10 percent made more than $80,880 annually. Electrical and electronics drafters had somewhat higher earnings, with an average annual wage of $60,070. Salaries ranged from $36,660 to $99,240 or more. 

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