Iowa Drafting Schools and Career Information

Career Information for Mechanical Drafters in Iowa

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Fast Facts for Mechanical Drafters in Iowa

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Cedar Rapids, Waterloo and Ames
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Des Moines, Davenport and Sioux City
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Cedar Rapids, Des Moines and Davenport

Salaries for Mechanical Drafters in Iowa

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Cedar Rapids, Davenport and Waterloo

Schools for Mechanical Drafters in Iowa are listed below.

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More Iowa Drafting Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Des Moines Area Community College Ankeny Associate 18,320
Eastern Iowa Community College District Davenport Associate 7,329
Hawkeye Community College Waterloo Associate 5,725
Indian Hills Community College Ottumwa Associate 4,174
Iowa Central Community College Fort Dodge Associate 5,731
Iowa Lakes Community College Estherville Associate 3,013
Kirkwood Community College Cedar Rapids Associate 15,091
Marshalltown Community College Marshalltown Associate 1,701
Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar Calmar Associate 4,810
Northwest Iowa Community College Sheldon Associate 1,288
Southeastern Community College West Burlington West Burlington Associate 3,351
Western Iowa Tech Community College Sioux City Associate 5,191

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Mechanical Drafters

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Iowa. 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


Ames 50 $43290 2.39
Cedar Rapids 130 $58340 1.87
Des Moines 90 $48310 0.52
West Des Moines 90 $48310 0.52
Dubuque 70 $40370 2.61
Waterloo 80 $52400 2
Cedar Falls 80 $52400 2
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