C$51,532
Avg. Salary
C$21.16
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

C$1,013

Bonus

C$1,500

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer with AutoCAD skills is C$21.16 per hour.

The average pay for a Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer with AutoCAD skills is C$51,532 per year.

10%
C$14.90
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C$21.16
50%
C$30.91
90%
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MEDIAN C$21.16
10%
C$38k
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C$52k
50%
C$68k
90%
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MEDIAN C$51,532
C$37,880 - C$68,366
C$38K
C$52K
C$68K
MEDIAN: C$51,532
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50%
90%
C$14.90 - C$30.91
C$15
C$21
C$31
MEDIAN: C$21.16
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50%
90%
C$0C$68K
Salary C$37,880 - C$68,366
Bonus C$0.00 - C$4,562
Profit Sharing C$1,500
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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C$36,684 - C$68,443
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 25 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 119
Hourly Data C$0C$50
Hourly Rate C$14.90 - C$30.91
Overtime C$1.52 - C$50.68
Annual Data C$0C$68K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$4,562
Profit Sharing C$1,500
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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C$36,684 - C$68,443
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 25 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 60

Job Description for Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer

A computer aided design, or CAD, designer's responsibilities revolve around taking blueprints and designs from engineers, and reformatting and representing them in a digital form. Rough product designs, building schematics, or additional product add-ons or modifications are examples of designs and documents that CAD designers are asked to reproduce on computers. In addition to recreating these designs, CAD designers also look over designs to ensure their creator has adhered to safety, quality and efficiency guidelines and other specifications.

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Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer Tasks
  • Design two and three-dimensional drawings of products, assemblies, parts and/or buildings.
  • Conduct design layout feasibility studies to solve engineering issues.
  • Incorporate engineering change orders into designs.
  • Select component parts and materials to be used in designs.

Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer Job Listings

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

Pay by Experience for a Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer has a positive trend. An entry-level Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$44,000 based on 97 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$56,000 based on 46 salaries. An experienced Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$58,000 based on 47 salaries. A Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$61,000 based on 12 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

28%

14%

5%

-11%

-15%

-17%

National Average: C$50,485

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

Key Stats for Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 35 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer Salaries

▲22%

▲14%

▲10%

National Average
C$50,000

▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 35 votes.

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 51%
no benefits
None: 19%