The average salary for a Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer with Microsoft Word skills in Canada is C$50,868.
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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 an…Read more
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
Computer Aided Design (CAD)
Skills in Computer Aided Design (CAD) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include SolidWorks, Microsoft Office, Engineering Design and Autodesk AutoCAD.
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$45,000 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$63,000 based on 10 salaries.
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