Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer in Detroit, Michigan Salary

Median pay for Computer Aided Design Designers in Detroit, Mich. is around $26.68 per hour. The majority of Detroit Computer Aided Design Designers claim high levels of job satisfaction. Although nearly one in five lack health benefits of any kind, a fair number do enjoy medical insurance, and the larger part get dental coverage, too. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$61,581 - $95,000
$74K
MEDIAN: $73,500
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$15.21 - $39.47
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$27
$39
MEDIAN: $26.68
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$73,500  
   
Bonus
$3,500  
Total Pay (?
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$43,888 - $95,419  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$15.21 - $39.47  
   
Overtime
$21.64 - $47.51  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$3,500  
   
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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$43,888 - $95,419  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 21

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About Detroit, Michigan

Wayne County, Michigan
677,124
Male:
319,265 (47.2%)
Female:
357,859 (52.8%)
Detroit (/dᵻˈtrɔɪt/) is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Michigan, the fourth-largest city in the Midwest and the largest city on the United States–Canada border. It is the seat of Wayne County, the most populous county in the state. The municipality of Detroit had a 2015 estimated population of 677,116, making it the 21st-most populous city in the United States. The metropolitan area, known as Metro Detroit, is home to 4.3 million people and lies at the heart of the Great Lakes Megalopolis area, with around 60 million people. Roughly one-half of Michigan's population lives in Metro Detroit alone. The Detroit–Windsor area, a commercial link straddling the Canada–U.S. border, has a total population of about 5.7 million. Detroit is a major port on the Detroit River, a strait that connects the Great Lakes system to the Saint Lawrence Seaway. The Detroit Metropolitan Airport is among the most important hubs...
Detroit:
$25,980
Michigan:
$51,084
$747
Detroit:
$42,600
Michigan:
$137,500
10.9%

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Key Stats for Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
39%
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Experience Affects Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer Salaries

Experienced
▲5%

▲5%

National Average
$65,000

Entry-Level
▼29%

Skills That Affect Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer Salaries

NX Unigraphics
▲35%

Engineering Design
▲24%

Microsoft Office
▲22%

Microsoft Excel
▲18%

Microsoft Word
▲18%

CATIA
▲5%

autodesk autocad
▲2%

National Average
$65,000

AutoCAD
▼6%

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
▼7%

SolidWorks
▼7%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
39%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 37%
dental benefits
None: 21%
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