Mechanical Drafters

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Occupation Description

Mechanical drafters develop detailed working diagrams of machinery and mechanical devices which include dimensions, fastening methods and other relevant engineering information.

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

63220

Job Openings By 2020

20500

Growth Rate

11.1%

Required Education

Associate's degree
Specific Programs:

Required Work Experience

None

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