Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer in Pittsburgh Salary

The average wage for a Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is $28.86 per hour. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$53,513 - $78,000
$60K
MEDIAN: $60,000
50%

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$13.40 - $47.51
$13
$30
$48
MEDIAN: $29.83
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50%
90%

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$0$101K
Salary $60,000
Total Pay (?
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$41,031 - $101,236
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 7
Hourly Data $0$60
Hourly Rate $13.40 - $47.51
Overtime $46.31
Annual Data $0$101K
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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$41,031 - $101,236
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 13

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.

About Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
304,385
Male:
149,690 (49.2%)
Female:
154,695 (50.8%)
Pittsburgh (/ˈpɪtsbərɡ/ PITS-burg) is a city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the United States, and is the county seat of Allegheny County. The Combined Statistical Area (CSA) population of 2,659,937 is the largest in both the Ohio Valley and Appalachia, the second-largest in Pennsylvania after Philadelphia and the 20th-largest in the U.S. Located at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers, which form the Ohio River, Pittsburgh is known as both "the Steel City" for its more than 300 steel-related businesses, and as the "City of Bridges" for its 446 bridges. The city features 30 skyscrapers, two inclines, a pre-revolutionary fortification and the Point State Park at the confluence of the rivers. The city developed as a vital link of the Atlantic coast and Midwest. The mineral-rich Allegheny Mountains made the area coveted by the French and British empires, Virginia, Whiskey Rebels, and Civil War raiders. Aside from steel,...
Pittsburgh:
$41,293
Pennsylvania:
$55,702
$858
Pittsburgh:
$108,400
Pennsylvania:
$170,600
4.3%

Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer Job Listings

Key Stats for Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
5%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
50%

Experience Affects Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer Salaries

Late-Career
▲22%

National Average
$61,000

Experienced
▼14%

Skills That Affect Computer Aided Design (CAD) Designer Salaries

National Average
$61,000

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
▼9%

AutoCAD
▼18%

autodesk autocad
▼22%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
5%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
50%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 65%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
no benefits
None: 29%