A Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter earns an average wage of C$20.61 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

C$34,878 - C$62,716
C$35K
C$47K
C$63K
MEDIAN: C$46,939
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50%
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C$14.87 - C$30.75
C$15
C$21
C$31
MEDIAN: C$20.65
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$22KC$44KC$66K
Salary
C$34,878 - C$62,716  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$5,023  
Profit Sharing
C$0.00 - C$4,894  
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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C$32,099 - C$64,597  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 109
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$16C$32C$48
Hourly Rate
C$14.87 - C$30.75  
   
Hourly Tips
C$3.33  
Overtime
C$20.71 - C$45.92  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$32KC$64KC$96K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$5,023  
   
Profit Sharing
C$0.00 - C$4,894  
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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C$32,099 - C$64,597  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 143

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Pay by Experience Level for Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter

Pay by Experience for a Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter has a positive trend. An entry-level Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 154 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 76 salaries. An experienced Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 41 salaries. A Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $63,000 based on 15 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$46,206

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Key Stats for Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter Salaries

▲35%

▲15%

▲9%

National Average
C$46,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter Salaries

SolidWorks
▲7%

Microsoft Excel
▲1%

National Average
C$46,000

autodesk autocad
▼2%


▼8%

Microsoft Word
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 22%
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