Entry-Level Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician Salary

An Entry-Level Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician earns an average wage of $16.52 per hour.

$30,914 - $56,310
$31K
$40K
$56K
MEDIAN: $40,499
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50%
90%

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$12.51 - $22.01
$13
$17
$22
MEDIAN: $16.94
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$0$56K
Salary $30,914 - $56,310
Bonus $0.00 - $2,916
Profit Sharing $2,000
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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$28,273 - $51,481
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 130
Hourly Data $0$35
Hourly Rate $12.51 - $22.01
Overtime $19.55 - $35.37
Annual Data $0$51K
Bonus $0.00 - $2,916
Profit Sharing $2,000
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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$28,273 - $51,481
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 420

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Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $37,369

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician in Charlotte:
"Fundamentals."
Learn as many different programs as possible.

Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician in Albuquerque:
"Firms."
I specialized in the landscape architecture field and maybe one of only a few in the industry. This made me a valuable asset in larger firms. I am now imployed in a small town with less people.

Key Stats for Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 103 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
77%
5-9 years
12%
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Skills That Affect Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician Salaries

Autodesk Revit MEP
▲5%

Autodesk Revit Architecture
▲4%

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
▲2%

Microstation
▲1%

National Average
$37,000


Microsoft Excel
▼1%

Microsoft Word
▼1%

Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3d
▼1%

autodesk autocad
▼2%

3D Rendering
▼2%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▼3%

SolidWorks
▼3%

Autodesk Inventor
▼3%

Autocad Civil 3D
▼4%

▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 103 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 53%
no benefits
None: 20%
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