The average salary for a Computer Aided Design (CAD) Engineer in United Kingdom is £24,760.
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Job Description for Computer Aided Design (CAD) Engineer
Computer aided design (CAD) engineers are responsible for creating technical design drawings using specialized software. They are in charge of effectively conducting field surveys. They review and integrate requests into the computer-generated designs, and they must follow company policies and industry procedures when incorporating technical specifications into master files. The CAD engineer's expertise helps them decide if a project is feasible and helps to avoid future issues when recreating t…Read more
Computer Aided Design (CAD) Engineer Tasks
- Configure CAD environment infrastructure and automation development.
- Produce and estimate final design specifications and costs.
- Development and maintain a drawing numbering system and contractor revisions.
- Maintain, update, catalogue, and back up drawing files.
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Popular Skills for Computer Aided Design (CAD) Engineer
Skills in Microsoft Office and CATIA are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include SolidWorks, Engineering Design and Autodesk AutoCAD.
Pay by Experience Level for Computer Aided Design (CAD) Engineer
An entry-level Computer Aided Design (CAD) Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £20,254 based on 11 salaries. An early career Computer Aided Design (CAD) Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £22,291 based on 70 salaries. A mid-career Computer Aided Design (CAD) Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £26,388 based on 32 salaries. An experienced Computer Aided Design (CAD) Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £30,850 based on 23 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £31,060.
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Employees with Computer Aided Design (CAD) Engineer in their job title in Birmingham, England: Birmingham earn an average of 16.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in London, England: London (3.0% more) and Glasgow, Scotland: Glasgow (1.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Manchester, England: Manchester (19.2% less), Coventry, England: West Midlands (3.1% less) and Southampton, England: Hampshire (1.3% less).
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