Entry-Level Computer Aided Design (CAD) Operator Salary

An Entry-Level Computer Aided Design (CAD) Operator earns an average wage of $15.66 per hour. A skill in Autodesk Inventor is associated with high pay for this job.

$34,701 - $54,270
$35K
$41K
$54K
MEDIAN: $41,250
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$11.95 - $21.09
$12
$16
$21
MEDIAN: $15.86
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$34,701 - $54,270  
   
Bonus
$151.52 - $2,737  
Profit Sharing
$2,400  
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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$26,946 - $48,359  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 46
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$11.95 - $21.09  
   
Overtime
$15.51 - $30.87  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$151.52 - $2,737  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,400  
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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$26,946 - $48,359  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 119

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Key Stats for Computer Aided Design (CAD) Operator

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 24 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
83%
5-9 years
11%
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Skills That Affect Computer Aided Design (CAD) Operator Salaries

Autodesk Inventor
▲11%

Autodesk Revit Architecture
▲7%

SolidWorks
▲4%

Microsoft Excel
▲1%

National Average
$37,000

autodesk autocad
▼2%

Microsoft Office
▼7%

AutoCAD
▼8%

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
no benefits
None: 26%
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