Indiana Drafting Schools and Career Information

Career Information for Mechanical Drafters in Indiana

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Fast Facts for Mechanical Drafters in Indiana

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Columbus, South Bend and Elkhart
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Gary, Indianapolis and Lafayette
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Indianapolis, Fort Wayne and South Bend

Salaries for Mechanical Drafters in Indiana

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Gary, Lafayette and Columbus

Schools for Mechanical Drafters in Indiana are listed below.

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More Indiana Drafting Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis Indianapolis Doctorate & First Professional 29,854
Ivy Tech Community College-Bloominton Bloomington Associate 4,530
Ivy Tech Community College-Central Indiana Indianapolis Associate 13,439
Ivy Tech Community College-Columbus Columbus Associate 2,476
Ivy Tech Community College-East Central Muncie Associate 5,637
Ivy Tech Community College-Kokomo Kokomo Associate 3,152
Ivy Tech Community College-Lafayette Lafayette Associate 5,914
Ivy Tech Community College-Northcentral South Bend Associate 4,921
Ivy Tech Community College-Northeast Fort Wayne Associate 6,642
Ivy Tech Community College-Northwest Gary Associate 4,742
Ivy Tech Community College-South Central Sellersburg Associate 3,576
Ivy Tech Community College-Southeast Madison Associate 2,051
Ivy Tech Community College-Southwest Evansville Associate 4,848
Ivy Tech Community College-Wabash Valley Terre Haute Associate 5,337
Oakland City University Oakland City Doctorate 2,007
Purdue University-Calumet Campus Hammond Masters 9,607
Purdue University-Main Campus West Lafayette Doctorate & First Professional 40,534
Trine University Angola Masters 1,337
Vincennes University Vincennes Bachelor 10,750

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Mechanical Drafters

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Indiana. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Mechanical Drafters

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Mechanical Drafters relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Fort Wayne 150 $44390 1.51
Indianapolis 440 $58700 0.95
Carmel 440 $58700 0.95
Anderson 440 $58700 0.95
Columbus 210 $53410 8.82
Elkhart 190 $45500 3.19
Goshen 190 $45500 3.19
Lafayette 0 $54730 0
West Lafayette 0 $54730 0
Michigan City 40 $60230 2.03
La Porte 40 $60230 2.03
Terre Haute 30 $46500 1.07
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