C$50,686
Avg. Salary
C$22.74
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

C$1,017

Bonus

C$3,350

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer with Engineering Design skills is C$22.74 per hour.

The average pay for a Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer with Engineering Design skills is C$50,686 per year.

10%
C$15.53
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C$22.74
50%
C$42.00
90%
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MEDIAN C$22.74
10%
C$39k
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C$51k
50%
C$69k
90%
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MEDIAN C$50,686
C$38,951 - C$68,808
C$39K
C$51K
C$69K
MEDIAN: C$50,686
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50%
90%
C$15.53 - C$42.00
C$16
C$23
C$42
MEDIAN: C$22.74
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50%
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C$0C$72K
Salary C$38,951 - C$68,808
Bonus C$0.00 - C$3,020
Profit Sharing C$3,350
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$36,459 - C$72,214
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 22 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 61
Hourly Data C$0C$48
Hourly Rate C$15.53 - C$42.00
Overtime C$38.45
Annual Data C$0C$72K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$3,020
Profit Sharing C$3,350
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$36,459 - C$72,214
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 22 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 34

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$42,000 based on 21 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$54,000 based on 7 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$54,000 based on 14 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$59,000 based on 8 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

11%

-13%

National Average: C$50,292

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

Key Stats for Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
80 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 21 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
13%

Experience Affects Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer Salaries

Late-Career
▲17%

▲8%

▲8%

National Average
C$50,000

▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
80 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 15%