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After graduation, drafting technology graduates typically earn high salaries compared to the national average. Top earners make $111,617, while the bottom 20% make closer to $35,032. The median grad salary is $62,531.

Drafting Technology graduate salaries over time

Within five years of graduation, the average salary is $59,485.

This chart maps the average workforce wage by years of experience:

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Wage Range Median Wage

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