Riverside has a total population of 255,166 and a student population of 62,289. Of these students, 36,586 are enrolled in schools that offer drafting programs.
Riverside's largest drafting school is Riverside Community College. In 2010, approximately 39 students graduated from the Drafting program at Riverside Community College.
A total of 39 students graduated with credentials in drafting from drafting schools in Riverside in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $814 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,638 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a drafting program in Riverside.
If you plan on staying in Riverside after graduating from drafting school, you should know that job prospects for drafters in Riverside, which is the most popular drafting profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 17,400 drafters in California, 560 were working in the greater Riverside area. Riverside's drafter workforce is projected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for drafters.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a drafter in Riverside is $50,040 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for drafters.