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.
- Architectural Drafter
- Building Drafter
- Civil Computer-Aided Design and Drafting Technician
- Structural Drafter
In 2012, the average annual wage in California was $57,180.00 with most people making between $35,540.00 and $82,540.00
During 2010, this occupation employed approximately 12,700 people in California. It is projected that there will be 12,600 employed in 2020.
This occupation will have about 0 openings due to growth and about 250 replacement openings for approximately 250 total annual openings.