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Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician Salary

A Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician earns an average salary of £20,021 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Engineering Design, Autocad Civil 3D, and Adobe Photoshop. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

£14,312 - £28,799
(Median)
£14K
£20K
£29K
MEDIAN: £20,021
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£7.08 - £19.80
(Median)
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£20
MEDIAN: £10
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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£0£11K£22K£33K
Salary
£14,312 - £28,799  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £1,522  
Profit Sharing
£1.01 - £2,466  
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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£14,437 - £30,437  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 577
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£7£14£21
Hourly Rate
£7.08 - £19.80  
   
Overtime
£6.68 - £19.20  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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£0£14K£28K£42K
Bonus
£0.00 - £1,522  
   
Profit Sharing
£1.01 - £2,466  
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).
)
£14,437 - £30,437  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 90

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Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician Reviews

What is it like working as a Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician?

Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician in Oxford:
"A little disappointing "
Pros: The fact that I have some creative freedom for my age and experience.
Cons: - It's overly stressful - I'm constantly being micro-monitored - I feel I'm being underpaid. - Some fellow employees are very insulting and pessimistic. - There seems no opportunity for progression in my role or beyond it.

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Experience Affects Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 51%


Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
₤20,000


Skills That Affect Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician Salaries

Engineering Design
up arrow 25%

Autocad Civil 3D
up arrow 17%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 11%

AutoCAD
up arrow 3%

Autodesk Revit MEP
up arrow 3%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 1%

National Average
₤20,000

SolidWorks
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

Microstation
up arrow 5%

Autodesk Revit Structure
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 121 votes.

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 20% dental benefits Dental: 7%
vision benefits Vision: 17% employee benefits None: 68%
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