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Electrical and Electronics Drafters

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $32.38
Statewide median: $21.49

 

This career pays above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Electrical and Electronics Drafters *

Area Low Median High
U S
$23.26 $29.89 $38.42
Minnesota
$26.65 $32.38 $38.37
Central Minnesota
$26.08 $31.22 $36.83
Northwest Minnesota
$25.21 $28.18 $31.18
Southeast Minnesota
$20.81 $23.34 $27.13
Southwest Minnesota
$27.59 $31.29 $36.33
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$28.45 $34.42 $39.72

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 310 workers employed in this very small career.

Where do Electrical and Electronics Drafters most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in low demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is seeing high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 417 new Electrical and Electronics Drafters to meet market demand between 2016-2026. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Electrical and Electronics Drafters
Area Employment Employment Change
2018 2028 Number Percent
U S 25,600 26,500 800 3.2%
Minnesota 2016 2026 Number Percent
Statewide 439 474 35 8%
Northwest Minnesota 23 25 2 8.7%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 351 372 21 6%


Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.