Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) & Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Specialist Salary

Computer Aided Design and Drafting & Geographic Information Systems Specialists in the United States can expect wages of $54K annually on average. Medical benefits are awarded to a strong majority, and most earn dental coverage. Women Computer Aided Design and Drafting & Geographic Information Systems Specialists who took the survey just slightly outnumber men. Women are just slightly outnumbered, with male Computer Aided Design and Drafting & Geographic Information Systems Specialists making up 50 percent of survey respondents. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$41,549 - $60,000
$54K
MEDIAN: $54,000
50%

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$21.18 - $32.20
$22
MEDIAN: $22.38
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$0$83K
Salary $54,000
Bonus $1,600
Total Pay (?
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$39,149 - $83,946
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 9
Hourly Data $0$54
Hourly Rate $22.38
Overtime $33.00
Annual Data $0$83K
Bonus $1,600
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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$39,149 - $83,946
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 7

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Job Description for Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) & Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Specialist

  • Use GIS software to analyze and visualize geographic data.
  • Identify and incorporate new GIS data into databases.
  • Create and maintain maps and drawings for multiple purposes, tracking revisions.
  • Support GIS and CADD users throughout the organization, including finding ways to use the data.

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Pay by Experience Level for Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) & Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Specialist

Pay by Experience for a Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) & Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) & Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 37 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) & Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) & Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 10 salaries. A Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) & Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 5 salaries.

Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) & Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Specialist Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) & Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Specialist?

Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) & Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Specialist in El Paso:
"Study Broadly, Not Narrowly."
An architectural background is helpful in both CAD and GIS, simply from a research and problem-solving point of view. Both are very visual but also very technical and a successful person develops an instinctual skill set in working with these technologies.

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Key Stats for Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) & Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Specialist

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) & Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Specialist Salaries

National Average
$54,000

Experienced
▼2%

Late-Career
▼7%

Mid-Career
▼9%

Entry-Level
▼23%

Skills That Affect Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) & Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Specialist Salaries

Autocad Civil 3D
▲3%

National Average
$54,000


AutoCAD
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
no benefits
None: 17%
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