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Architectural and Civil Drafters

in Massachusetts

Prepare detailed drawings of architectural and structural features of buildings or drawings and topographical relief maps used in civil engineering projects, such as highways, bridges, and public works. Use knowledge of building materials, engineering practices, and mathematics to complete drawings.

All Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Code
Title Employment Change Annual Average Openings Typical education needed for entry
2014 2024 Level Percent Total Growth Replace-
ments
173011  Architectural and Civil Drafters 2,558 2,359 -199 -7.78 % 30 30 Associate's degree 

Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Industry 2014
Employment
Projected 2024 Employment Change
2014-2024
2016
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    2,110  82 % 1,930  82 % -180  -8 % $56,740
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    2,110  82 % 1,930  82 % -180  -8 % $56,740
Construction    130  5 % 120  5 % -10  -5 % $61,140