Fort Pierce has a general population of 37,516 and an overall student population of 17,136. Approximately 17,110 of Fort Pierce's students are enrolled in schools that offer drafting programs.
The largest drafting school in Fort Pierce, by student population, is Indian River State College. Approximately 8 students graduated in 2010 from Indian River State College with credentials in drafting.
A reported 8 students graduated with credentials in drafting in Fort Pierce in 2010. In 2009 tuition at drafting schools in Fort Pierce was $2,246 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a drafting program in Fort Pierce.
If you decide to work as a drafter in Fort Pierce, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 9,600 drafters in Florida, 70 were working in the greater Fort Pierce area. The government projects that the number of drafters in Fort Pierce will decrease by -8% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for drafters.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a drafter in Fort Pierce is $44,250 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for drafters.