A Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter with 3D Rendering skills earns an average wage of $17.11 per hour.

$29,703 - $60,460
$30K
$40K
$60K
MEDIAN: $40,018
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$11.99 - $25.03
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$17
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MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$29,703 - $60,460  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,008  
Profit Sharing
$500 - $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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$26,217 - $55,190  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 84
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$11.99 - $25.03  
   
Overtime
$15.97 - $37.82  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,008  
   
Profit Sharing
$500 - $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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$26,217 - $55,190  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 240

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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
24 %
Male
76 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 68 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
13%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 35%

Experienced
up arrow 29%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
$38,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 68 votes.

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 53%
vision benefits
Vision: 38%
dental benefits
None: 27%
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