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Prepare detailed drawings of architectural and structural features of buildings or drawings and topographical relief maps used in civil engineering projects, such as highways, bridges, and public works. Use knowledge of building materials, engineering practices, and mathematics to complete drawings.
 Technology used in this occupation:
  • Pattern design software
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     Wage Information
    Region Average Entry Level  Mid-Range 
    Annual  Hourly 
    Statewide $66,200.00 $31.83  $23.52  $24.24 - $37.36 
    Bridgeport/Stamford $74,591.00 $35.87  $28.76  $30.38 - $39.27 
    Danbury $71,152.00 $34.21  $26.01  $28.87 - $39.52 
    Hartford $72,343.00 $34.78  $25.60  $29.38 - $39.39 
    New Haven $63,610.00 $30.58  $23.81  $23.74 - $36.32 
    Torrington $71,224.00 $34.24  $24.88  $27.42 - $37.75 
     Occupation Outlook ( 2016 - 2026 )
    Average Annual Job Openings:   104
      Employment in this occupation is expected to grow about as fast as average, but the number of annual openings will offer good or favorable job opportunities.
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