Buffalo has a total population of 292,648 and a student population of 73,039. Of these students, 14,823 are enrolled in schools that offer drafting programs.
Erie Community College is the largest drafting school in Buffalo, based on student population. In 2010, Erie Community College graduated approximately 22 students from its drafting program.
A reported 22 students graduated with credentials in drafting in Buffalo in 2010. If you decide to attend a drafting school in Buffalo, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,640.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for drafting related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in drafting, if you decide to work as a drafter in Buffalo, your job prospects are not very good. There were 3,920 drafters working in New York and 360 working in the greater Buffalo area in 2010. Buffalo's drafter workforce is projected to decrease by -10% 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 Buffalo is $49,410 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for drafters.