An AutoCAD Designer in Houston, Texas earns an average wage of $28.22 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Autodesk Software, Project Management, and AutoCAD.

$33,935 - $90,172
(Median)
$34K
$53K
$90K
MEDIAN: $52,902
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$19.46 - $57.82
(Median)
$19
$28
$58
MEDIAN: $28.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$33,935 - $90,172  
   
Bonus
$3,000  
Profit Sharing
$1,700  
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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$38,557 - $125,554  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 15
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$29$58$87
Hourly Rate
$19.46 - $57.82  
   
Overtime
$34.83  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$3,000  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,700  
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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$38,557 - $125,554  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 18
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Pay by Experience Level for AutoCAD Designer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects AutoCAD Designer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 26%

Late-Career
up arrow 13%

Mid-Career
up arrow 10%

National Average
$60,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 27%

Skills That Affect AutoCAD Designer Salaries

Autodesk Software
up arrow 15%

Project Management
up arrow 13%

AutoCAD
up arrow 12%

Engineering Design
up arrow 8%


National Average
$60,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 12%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 14%

Autodesk Revit Architecture
up arrow 22%

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
up arrow 22%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
medical benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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