Texas Drafting Schools and Career Information

Career Information for Mechanical Drafters in Texas

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Fast Facts for Mechanical Drafters in Texas

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Fort Worth, Houston and Longview
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: El Paso, San Antonio and Lubbock
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Houston, Dallas and Fort Worth

Salaries for Mechanical Drafters in Texas

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Tyler, Houston and Austin

Schools for Mechanical Drafters in Texas are listed below.

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More Texas Drafting Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Alvin Community College Alvin Associate 4,169
Amarillo College Amarillo Associate 10,387
Angelina College Lufkin Associate 4,677
Austin Community College District Austin Associate 33,508
Brazosport College Lake Jackson Bachelor 3,753
Central Texas College Killeen Associate 21,532
Coastal Bend College Beeville Associate 3,196
Colin College Plano Associate 20,143
College of the Mainland Texas City Associate 3,521
Del Mar College Corpus Christi Associate 11,167
Eastfield College Mesquite Associate 10,653
El Paso Community College El Paso Associate 25,023
Grayson County College Denison Associate 3,811
Hill College Hillsboro Associate 3,556
Houston Community College Houston Associate 43,518
Howard College Big Spring Associate 3,329
Kilgore College Kilgore Associate 5,150
Lamar Institute of Technology Beaumont Associate 2,590
Laredo Community College Laredo Associate 7,831
Lee College Baytown Associate 5,856
Midland College Midland Bachelor 5,739
Mountain View College Dallas Associate 7,009
North Central Texas College Gainesville Associate 7,590
Odessa College Odessa Associate 4,580
Paris Junior College Paris Associate 4,343
Prairie View A & M University Prairie View Doctorate 8,382
Sam Houston State University Huntsville Doctorate 16,496
San Antonio College San Antonio Associate 19,819
San Jacinto Community College Pasadena Associate 23,805
South Plains College Levelland Associate 6,602
South Texas College McAllen Bachelor 19,827
Tarrant County College Fort Worth Associate 37,948
Temple College Temple Associate 4,787
Texarkana College Texarkana Associate 4,439
Texas Southern University Houston Doctorate 9,540
Texas State Technical College Harlingen Harlingen Associate 4,957
Texas State Technical College Waco Waco Associate 4,210
Texas State Technical College-West Texas Sweetwater Associate 1,639
Trinity Valley Community College Athens Associate 5,046
Tyler Junior College Tyler Associate 8,217
Vernon College Vernon Associate 2,808
Victoria College Victoria Associate 4,002
Wharton County Junior College Wharton Associate 5,892

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Mechanical Drafters

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


Amarillo 40 $49320 0.74
Austin 220 $50240 0.5
Round Rock 220 $50240 0.5
Houston 2210 $65420 1.59
The Woodlands 2210 $65420 1.59
Sugar Land 2210 $65420 1.59
Beaumont 90 $50600 1.17
Port Arthur 90 $50600 1.17
Dallas 1300 $58160 0.83
Fort Worth 1300 $58160 0.83
Arlington 1300 $58160 0.83
El Paso 30 $51740 0.25
San Antonio 350 $52580 0.78
New Braunfels 350 $52580 0.78
Longview 110 $45310 2.26
Lubbock 40 $32300 0.56
Midland 50 $63520 1.21
Killeen 40 $64980 0.61
Temple 40 $64980 0.61
Odessa 40 $46670 0.98
Tyler 60 $78850 1.32
Waco 80 $48320 1.47
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