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Electrical and Electronics Drafters in Georgia

Want to work in Georgia as an Electrical and Electronics Drafter? Read this first!

10.5% Jobs Projection
$52,750 Median Salary
40 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Electrical and Electronics Drafters in Georgia are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Electrical and Electronics Drafters in Georgia is growing faster than average.

  • Electrical and Electronics Drafters in Georgia earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Electrical and Electronics Drafters Work in Georgia?

In 2018, there were 450 Electrical and Electronics Drafters working in the state.

There were 510 Electrical and Electronics Drafters employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 60 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Electrical and Electronics Drafters in GA Employment Trend

The typical state has 310 Electrical and Electronics Drafters working in it, which means Georgia has more Electrical and Electronics Drafters than average.

Electrical and Electronics Drafters in GA vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Georgia

Jobs for Electrical and Electronics Drafters in this state are growing at a rate of 10.5% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 6.9%.

Job Projections for Electrical and Electronics Drafters: Nation vs. GA

Georgia Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 40 annual Electrical and Electronics Drafters job openings in Georgia, and 420 total jobs in the year 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 2,600 annual jobs and 29,300 total jobs in 2026.

What do Electrical and Electronics Drafters Make in Georgia?

In 2018 wages for Electrical and Electronics Drafters ranged from $37,100 to $76,430 with $52,750 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $17.84 to $36.75. The median hourly rate was $25.36.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $26.92 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate declined by $1.56.

The median salary in Georgia is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Electrical and Electronics Drafters Earnings: GA vs. National Average

Top Georgia Metros for Electrical and Electronics Drafters

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Electrical and Electronics Drafters.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 310 $53,960
Chattanooga, TN-GA 50 $47,690

Top States for Electrical and Electronics Drafters Employment

The table below shows the states where most Electrical and Electronics Drafters work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 3,510 $68,670
Texas 3,080 $57,520
New York 1,380 $67,960
Pennsylvania 1,140 $62,050
Massachusetts 930 $60,090
Florida 860 $50,910
Ohio 840 $57,230
Colorado 820 $55,940
Washington 810 $89,160
North Carolina 700 $44,740
Missouri 690 $53,960
Arizona 650 $62,830
Illinois 630 $66,530
New Jersey 570 $69,900
Maryland 540 $61,430
Michigan 520 $48,090
Virginia 500 $58,210
Georgia 450 $52,750
Oregon 430 $63,990
Wisconsin 410 $53,100

Below are the states where Electrical and Electronics Drafters get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
District of Columbia $90,340
Washington $89,160
Vermont $77,060
New Mexico $74,580
New Jersey $69,900
California $68,670
New York $67,960
Minnesota $66,550
Illinois $66,530
Louisiana $65,080

You may also be interested in the following careers:

Occupation GA Employment Total
Architectural and Civil Drafters 2,830
Mechanical Drafters 770

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