A Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician earns an average salary of £20,741 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Autodesk Inventor, Adobe Photoshop, and Engineering Design. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

£14,202 - £30,840
£14K
£21K
£31K
MEDIAN: £20,741
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£7.31 - £24.45
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MEDIAN: £11.19
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National Salary Data (?
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£0£12K£24K£36K
Salary
£14,202 - £30,840  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £2,068  
Profit Sharing
£0.00 - £2,980  
Total Pay (?
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£14,424 - £33,662  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 377
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£9£18£27
Hourly Rate
£7.31 - £24.45  
   
Overtime
£8.81 - £21.73  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£18K£36K£54K
Bonus
£0.00 - £2,068  
   
Profit Sharing
£0.00 - £2,980  
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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£14,424 - £33,662  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 63

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £21,355

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Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician Reviews

Q: 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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Key Stats for Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
055
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
8%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician Salaries




National Average
₤21,000


Skills That Affect Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician Salaries

Autodesk Inventor
up arrow 25%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 22%

Engineering Design
up arrow 15%

Autocad Civil 3D
up arrow 4%


autodesk autocad
0%

SolidWorks
0%

National Average
₤21,000

3D Rendering
up arrow 4%

Autodesk Revit Architecture
up arrow 4%




Autodesk Revit Structure
up arrow 11%

Microstation
up arrow 14%

up arrow 19%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 22%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
vision benefits
Vision: 18%
dental benefits
None: 65%
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