Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter in Pittsburgh Salary

The average wage for a Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is $15.36 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are SolidWorks, 3D Rendering, Microsoft Word, AutoCAD, and Microsoft Excel.

$35,493 - $57,500
$38K
MEDIAN: $37,538
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$12.08 - $21.45
$12
$15
$21
MEDIAN: $15.36
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$37,538  
   
Bonus
$2,250  
Total Pay (?
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$25,598 - $62,139  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$12.08 - $21.45  
   
Overtime
$18.12 - $40.23  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$2,250  
   
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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$25,598 - $62,139  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 16

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About Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
304,385
Male:
149,690 (49.2%)
Female:
154,695 (50.8%)
Pittsburgh (/ˈpɪtsbərɡ/ PITS-burg) is a city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the United States, and is the county seat of Allegheny County. The Combined Statistical Area (CSA) population of 2,659,937 is the largest in both the Ohio Valley and Appalachia, the second-largest in Pennsylvania after Philadelphia and the 20th-largest in the U.S. Located at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers, which form the Ohio River, Pittsburgh is known as both "the Steel City" for its more than 300 steel-related businesses, and as the "City of Bridges" for its 446 bridges. The city features 30 skyscrapers, two inclines, a pre-revolutionary fortification and the Point State Park at the confluence of the rivers. The city developed as a vital link of the Atlantic coast and Midwest. The mineral-rich Allegheny Mountains made the area coveted by the French and British empires, Virginia, Whiskey Rebels, and Civil War raiders. Aside from steel,...
Pittsburgh:
$41,293
Pennsylvania:
$55,702
$858
Pittsburgh:
$108,400
Pennsylvania:
$170,600
4.3%

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Pay by Experience Level for Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter

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

Key Stats for Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter Salaries

Late-Career
▲49%

Experienced
▲37%

Mid-Career
▲18%

National Average
$36,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter Salaries

SolidWorks
▲44%

3D Rendering
▲42%

Microsoft Word
▲15%

AutoCAD
▲12%

Microsoft Excel
▲10%

Microsoft Office
▲3%

Autodesk Revit Architecture
▲1%

autodesk autocad
▼0%

National Average
$36,000

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
▼2%

AutoCAD Architecture
▼9%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 53%
dental benefits
Dental: 42%
vision benefits
Vision: 42%
dental benefits
None: 47%
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