Peoria has a total population of 112,936 and a student population of 20,393. Of these students, 13,049 are enrolled in schools that offer drafting programs.
Peoria's largest drafting school is Illinois Central College. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Drafting program at Illinois Central College.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a drafting certificate from one of Peoria's drafting schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,610 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for drafting related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in drafting, if you decide to work as a drafter in Peoria, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 2,110 drafters in Illinois, 160 were working in the greater Peoria area. Peoria's drafter workforce is projected to decrease by -3% 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 Peoria is $45,820 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for drafters.