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Fast Facts for Mechanical Drafters in California

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Santa Ana, Santa Barbara and Sacramento
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Bakersfield, San Francisco and Stockton
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Santa Ana, Riverside and San Diego

Salaries for Mechanical Drafters in California

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: San Jose, Santa Rosa and San Francisco

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More California Drafting Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2018-19, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Total Enrollment
Monterey Park
Associates
35,403
Sacramento
Associates
31,366
Walnut
Associates
29,346
Santa Ana
Bachelors
28,425
San Francisco
Associates
27,008
Pasadena
Associates
26,862
Torrance
Associates
24,820
Bakersfield
Bachelors
24,589
Fresno
Associates
24,366
San Marcos
Associates
23,917
Long Beach
Associates
23,845
Rancho Cucamonga
Associates
22,969
Fullerton
Associates
22,644
Norwalk
Associates
21,745
Sacramento
Associates
21,379
Riverside
Associates
21,292
Costa Mesa
Associates
21,122
Pleasant Hill
Associates
20,271
Whittier
Bachelors
19,997
Cupertino
Associates
19,482
Mission Viejo
Associates
19,421
Chula Vista
Associates
18,569
Rocklin
Associates
18,314
Stockton
Associates
18,209
Woodland Hills
Associates
17,664
Valley Glen
Associates
16,194
San Jacinto
Associates
15,751
San Diego
Associates
15,066
Santa Barbara
Associates
14,646
Lancaster
Bachelors
14,239
Oceanside
Bachelors
13,720
Ventura
Associates
13,312
Glendora
Associates
13,136
Irvine
Associates
13,052
Visalia
Associates
12,557
Salinas
Associates
12,521
Victorville
Associates
12,231
Huntington Beach
Associates
11,621
Palm Desert
Associates
11,412
Santa Maria
Associates
11,285
Merced
Associates
10,995
Norco
Associates
10,875
Oroville
Associates
10,872
San Francisco
Masters
10,616
Oakland
Associates
10,404
San Jose
Associates
9,598
Fairfield
Bachelors
9,378
Livermore
Associates
8,978
San Mateo
Associates
8,924
Wilmington
Associates
8,704
Monterey
Associates
8,017
Saratoga
Associates
7,823
Gilroy
Associates
5,649
Napa
Associates
5,503
Los Angeles
Associates
119
Ventura
N/A
80
Van Nuys
Associates
0

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. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2019 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2018-28 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Fresno50 $52,530
Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade220 $58,480
Modesto60 $46,720
SalinasN/A $51,380
Visalia-Porterville40 $52,650
Bakersfield80 $55,300
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim1640 $62,860
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward590 $71,730
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara420 $84,830
Santa Maria-Santa Barbara30 $74,910
Vallejo-Fairfield110 $62,760
Stockton-Lodi80 $60,650
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario450 $53,400
San Diego-Carlsbad500 $74,490
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura120 $70,770
Santa Rosa30 $79,400

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