Salt Lake City has a total population of 181,743 and a student population of 88,646. Of these students, 34,966 are enrolled in schools that offer drafting programs.
Of the 1 drafting schools in Salt Lake City, the largest drafting school, by student population, is Salt Lake Community College. In 2010, Salt Lake Community College graduated approximately 28 students with credentials in drafting.
A total of 62 students graduated with credentials in drafting from drafting schools in Salt Lake City in 2010. If you decide to attend a drafting school in Salt Lake City, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,790.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,730 for drafting related books and supplies every year.
Many drafting graduates choose to work as drafters after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Salt Lake City, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 1,630 drafters in Utah, 790 were working in the greater Salt Lake City area. The government projects that the number of drafters in Salt Lake City will increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for drafters.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a drafter in Salt Lake City is $40,580 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for drafters.