The average rate for a Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) Operator is $18.01 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Microstation and Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD).
Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) Operator Total Pay (?
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$29,248 - $59,538
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MEDIAN: $41,890
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Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) Operator Total Pay (?
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$12.02 - $26.79
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MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$29,248 - $59,538  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,960  
Profit Sharing
$242.40 - $4,122  
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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$26,750 - $61,334  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,019
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$12.02 - $26.79  
   
Overtime
$18.41 - $39.34  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,960  
   
Profit Sharing
$242.40 - $4,122  
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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$26,750 - $61,334  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,019
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Job Description for Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) Operator
  • Make mathematical calculations and quantity calculations.
  • Prepare elementary layouts, drawings and design from detailed sketches and drawings.
  • Redesign, modify or otherwise edit existing design.
  • Operate auto graphics equipment.
  • Operate plotter to transfer developed drawings from disk or tape storage.
Popular Skills for Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) Operator
Pay by Experience Level for Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) Operator
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
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Experience Affects Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) Operator Salaries

National Average
$41,000

Skills That Affect Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) Operator Salaries

Microstation
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National Average
$41,000
AutoCAD
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Microsoft Office
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Microsoft Word
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Job Satisfaction
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Gender
Female
22%
female alumni
 
Male
78%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
15%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 75% dental benefits Dental: 55%
vision benefits Vision: 40% employee benefits None: 24%
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