Average Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer with Microsoft Office Skills Salary in Canada

C$49,257
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C$989
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The average salary for a Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer with Microsoft Office skills in Canada is C$49,257.
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MEDIAN C$49,257
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C$38k - C$78k
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C$305 - C$2k
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C$35k - C$79k

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Job Description for Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer

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.

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Popular Skills for Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer

Skills in Autodesk AutoCAD, Engineering Design and Computer Aided Design (CAD) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel and SolidWorks.

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

An early career Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$45,052 based on 35 salaries. A mid-career Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$62,738 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$57,500 based on 16 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$51,965.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer in their job title in Vancouver, British Columbia earn an average of 47.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Calgary, Alberta (18.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Brampton, Ontario (8.6% less) and Toronto, Ontario (1.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 70 survey responses.
Early Career
50.0%
Mid Career
17.1%
Experienced
22.9%
Late Career
10.0%