C$45,139
Avg. Salary
C$19.92
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

C$976

Bonus

C$800

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician is C$19.92 per hour.

The average pay for a Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician is C$45,139 per year.

C$15.45
10%
C$19.92
50%
C$28.41
90%
MEDIAN C$19.92
C$34k
10%
C$45k
50%
C$59k
90%
MEDIAN C$45,139
C$33,635 - C$59,346
C$34K
C$45K
C$59K
MEDIAN: C$45,139
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50%
90%
C$15.45 - C$28.41
C$15
C$20
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MEDIAN: C$19.92
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$59K
Salary C$33,635 - C$59,346
Bonus C$0.00 - C$3,091
Profit Sharing C$800
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$33,002 - C$59,873
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 15 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 198
Hourly Data C$0C$46
Hourly Rate C$15.45 - C$28.41
Overtime C$21.12 - C$46.07
Annual Data C$0C$59K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$3,091
Profit Sharing C$800
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$33,002 - C$59,873
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 15 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 198

Job Description for Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician

The computer aided design (CAD) technician works with the project designer to create a detailed visual representation of a project. They use computer design programs to sketch the object from multiple perspectives and include relevant details such as materials, dimensions, and fasteners. Once these digital drawings are complete, CAD designers show builders, designers, and manufacturers how to construct the project in an effective way that takes into account regulatory requirements. The CAD technician’s efforts also provide a visual representation of a project to investors, builders, and others involved.

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Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician Tasks
  • Develop accurate layouts, assembly drawings and details.
  • Take direction from engineers and executives to research drawings, catalogs and sketches to develop detailed dimensioned AutoCAD drawings.
  • Research and obtain standards and codes required by client to develop plans.
  • Review engineering drawings prior to the release.

Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician Pay By Employer

$0$28K

$26,724

Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician Job Listings

Popular Skills for Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician

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

Pay by Experience for a Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$41,000 based on 136 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$50,000 based on 65 salaries. An experienced Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$52,000 based on 35 salaries. A Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician 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 14 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$43,615

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

Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician?

Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician in Burlington:
"Great."
Pros: close to home
Cons: limited opportunities

Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician in Winnipeg:
"Life in Winnipeg as CAD Technician."
Pros: I like working here in Winnipeg with. Slow paced lifeand lower cost of living. My bosses are great and our company grows steadily.
Cons: Too cold!

Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician in Mississauga:
"Telecommunication aerial & underground projects."
Pros: Work environments and office staff.
Cons: Nothing too say much about it.

Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician in Edmonton:
"FIRST COMAPNY."
Pros: WORKING ATMOSPHERE. DOING MY JOB.
Cons: DONT LIKE THE PEOPLE. MANAGEMENT. HEALTH AND SAFETY RULES.

Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician in Montreal:
"Cad technician/designer in construction firm"
Pros: Nice facilities Close to work Friendly coworkers Free gym Parking Professionnalism Down to earth people Career opportunity
Cons: Unpaid overtime Work loads Stress

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Key Stats for Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 71 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician Salaries

▲39%

▲19%

▲15%

National Average
C$44,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician Salaries



▲3%


▲2%

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
▲1%


National Average
C$44,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 71 votes.

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
no benefits
None: 15%