The average salary for a Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter is AU$55,024 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3d and Autodesk Inventor.

AU$38,940 - AU$86,244
AU$39K
AU$56K
AU$86K
MEDIAN: AU$55,803
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AU$19.25 - AU$43.84
AU$19
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MEDIAN: AU$25.69
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AU$0AU$88K
Salary AU$38,940 - AU$86,244
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$9,000
Profit Sharing AU$3,500
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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AU$39,866 - AU$88,141
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 134
Hourly Data AU$0AU$60
Hourly Rate AU$19.25 - AU$43.84
Overtime AU$25.33 - AU$60.13
Annual Data AU$0AU$88K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$9,000
Profit Sharing AU$3,500
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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AU$39,866 - AU$88,141
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 88

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Pay by Experience Level for Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter

Pay by Experience for a Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter has a positive trend. An entry-level Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$48,000 based on 93 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$62,000 based on 72 salaries. An experienced Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$64,000 based on 55 salaries. A Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$85,000 based on 20 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$55,472

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Key Stats for Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
11%
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Experience Affects Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter Salaries

▲53%

▲16%

▲11%

National Average
AU$55,000

▼14%

Skills That Affect Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter Salaries

Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3d
▲43%

Autodesk Inventor
▲26%

▲7%


National Average
AU$55,000

▼2%

Autodesk Revit Architecture
▼2%

ArchiCAD
▼9%

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 92%
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