Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician in Houston, Texas Salary

The average Computer Aided Design Technician in Houston, Texas earns approximately $18.32 per hour. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Some workers in this field — just under one in three — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by a fair number and dental plans are enjoyed by a strong majority. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
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Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician Job Listings

Key Stats for Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician

1-4 years
75%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
13%
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Experience Affects Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician Salaries

National Average
$45,000

Mid-Career
▼2%

Entry-Level
▼20%

Skills That Affect Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician Salaries

Microsoft Office
▲35%

Microsoft Excel
▲29%

AutoCAD
▲19%

autodesk autocad
▲8%

National Average
$45,000

Years of Experience

1-4 years
75%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
no benefits
None: 29%
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