A Late-Career Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer earns an average wage of $26.14 per hour. A skill in Microstation is associated with high pay for this job.

$43,472 - $100,917
$43K
$63K
$100K
MEDIAN: $62,626
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$19.80 - $40.95
$20
$26
$41
MEDIAN: $26.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$43,472 - $100,917  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,048  
Profit Sharing
$1,000  
Commission
$5,250  
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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$42,603 - $96,536  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 121
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$19.80 - $40.95  
   
Overtime
$28.79 - $51.42  
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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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,048  
   
Commission
$5,250  
Profit Sharing
$1,000  
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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$42,603 - $96,536  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 145

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National Average: $62,362

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Key Stats for Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
88 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 40 votes.
20 years or more
100%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer Salaries

Microstation
up arrow 14%

Engineering Design
up arrow 8%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

AutoDesk
up arrow 1%

National Average
$62,000

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
up arrow 1%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 2%

AutoCAD
up arrow 3%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 5%

Adobe Acrobat
up arrow 5%

Autodesk Software
up arrow 6%

SolidWorks
up arrow 8%

3D Rendering
up arrow 10%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 12%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 40 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
88 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
dental benefits
None: 24%
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