Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter with AutoCAD Architecture Skills Salary

The average rate for a Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter with AutoCAD Architecture skills is $16.96 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job.

$30,012 - $58,057
$30K
$41K
$58K
MEDIAN: $41,004
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$12.51 - $25.33
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MEDIAN: $16.96
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$30,012 - $58,057  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,100  
Profit Sharing
$700 - $5,057  
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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$27,425 - $56,558  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 113
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$12.51 - $25.33  
   
Overtime
$17.74 - $36.78  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,100  
   
Profit Sharing
$700 - $5,057  
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).
)
$27,425 - $56,558  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 262
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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
29 %
Male
71 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 73 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter Salaries

Late-Career
▲47%

Experienced
▲19%

Mid-Career
▲8%

National Average
$39,000

Entry-Level
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 73 votes.

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 51%
vision benefits
Vision: 38%
dental benefits
None: 26%
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