The average wage for a Late-Career Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter is $22.59 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are AutoCAD Architecture and SolidWorks.

$36,634 - $76,289
(Median)
$37K
$51K
$76K
MEDIAN: $50,759
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$12.80 - $30.76
(Median)
$13
$23
$31
MEDIAN: $22.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary 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.
)
$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$36,634 - $76,289  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,084  
Profit Sharing
$943  
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).
)
$31,022 - $71,535  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 98
National Hourly Rate 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.
)
$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$12.80 - $30.76  
   
Overtime
$18.19 - $44.65  
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.
)
$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,084  
   
Profit Sharing
$943  
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).
)
$31,022 - $71,535  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 181
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Employers: Start Here »

Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Employers: Start Here »

Skills That Affect Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter Salaries

AutoCAD Architecture
up arrow 15%

SolidWorks
up arrow 12%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 9%

Autodesk AutoCAD Architecture
up arrow 6%

Autocad Civil 3D
up arrow 4%

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
up arrow 3%

AutoCAD
up arrow 1%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 1%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 1%

3D Rendering
up arrow 1%

National Average
$50,000

Microsoft Word
up arrow 2%

Design
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 22%

AutoCAD Mechanical
up arrow 30%

Autodesk AutoCAD Mechanical
up arrow 37%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 47 votes.

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 47%
medical benefits
Vision: 38%
dental benefits
None: 21%
ADVERTISEMENT