Bellingham has a general population of 67,171 and an overall student population of 22,765. Approximately 2,864 of Bellingham's students are enrolled in schools that offer drafting programs.
Bellingham's largest drafting school is Bellingham Technical College. In 2010, Bellingham Technical College graduated approximately 4 students from its drafting program.
A total of 4 students graduated with credentials in drafting from drafting schools in Bellingham in 2010. In 2009 tuition at drafting schools in Bellingham was $3,502 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $990 for drafting related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a drafter in Bellingham, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 3,580 drafters in Washington State, 60 were working in the greater Bellingham area. The government projects that the number of drafters in Bellingham will increase by 11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for drafters.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a drafter in Bellingham is $50,900 per year, which is higher than the average for drafters state-wide.