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Electrical and Electronics Drafters (17-3012)

Prepare wiring diagrams, circuit board assembly diagrams, and layout drawings used for the manufacture, installation, or repair of electrical equipment.
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 59 67 13.56 2 4 7
United States 25600 26500 0.0 900 1800 2800
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is moderate with low employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 31.59 17.80 23.07 29.85 38.34 48.62
Alaska 42.66 25.93 27.70 30.64 48.28 88.95
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area * * * * * *

* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.