An Entry-Level Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter earns an average salary of AU$45,034 per year. A skill in SolidWorks is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$32,208 - AU$65,584
AU$32K
AU$45K
AU$66K
MEDIAN: AU$45,034
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AU$18.63 - AU$33.98
AU$19
AU$23
AU$34
MEDIAN: AU$23.48
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$23KAU$46KAU$69K
Salary
AU$32,208 - AU$65,584  
   
Bonus
AU$1,200  
Total Pay (?
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AU$34,895 - AU$67,879  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 55
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$13AU$26AU$39
Hourly Rate
AU$18.63 - AU$33.98  
   
Overtime
AU$31.15  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$26KAU$52KAU$78K
Bonus
AU$1,200  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$34,895 - AU$67,879  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 38

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National Average: AU$47,630

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Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter Advice

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Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter in Albury:
"Speed of drafting required to be at the top level."
To succeed be prepared to learn a lot and very quickly.

Key Stats for Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
20%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter Salaries

SolidWorks
▲16%


Autodesk Revit Architecture
▲1%

AutoCAD
▼0%

National Average
AU$48,000

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 2%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 98%