Newark has a total population of 273,546 and a student population of 40,840. Of these students, 13,314 are enrolled in schools that offer drafting programs.
Essex County College is the largest drafting school in Newark, based on student population. Approximately 4 students graduated in 2010 from Essex County College with credentials in drafting.
A total of 4 students graduated with credentials in drafting from drafting schools in Newark in 2010. If you decide to attend a drafting school in Newark, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,264.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a drafting program in Newark.
If you decide to work as a drafter in Newark, your job prospects are not very good. There were 3,150 drafters working in New Jersey and 670 working in the greater Newark area in 2010. The number of drafters in Newark is expected to decrease by -5% 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 Newark is $46,370 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for drafters.