Architectural and Civil Drafters

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Occupation Description

Architectural and civil drafters develop detailed drafts of architectural and structural features of building or drafts and topographical relief maps used in civil engineering projects which could include highways, bridges or public works. Implement understanding of building materials, engineering practices and mathematics to complete drafts.

Estimated Income

Lower End
Middle
Upper End
$200,000
$150,000
$100,000
$50,000
All financial data provided by Bureau of Labor Statistics (bls.gov)

Total Employees In 2010

83410

Job Openings By 2020

20900

Growth Rate

3.2%

Required Education

Associate's degree
Specific Programs:

Required Work Experience

None

National long-term projections may not reflect local and/or short term economic or job conditions and do not guarantee actual job growth