Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter is $19.20
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafters?
An entry-level Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $16.31 based on 205 salaries. An early career Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafter with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of …Read more
What Do Computer Aided Design (CAD) Drafters Do?
Computer aided design (CAD) drafters use computer aided design systems to created drawings for building construction or product creation, filling design drawings with codes and specifications for the design. CAD drafters work directly with the company needing the design, and drafters must be able to take directions and use them to deliver a high-quality design. Computer aided design drafters must be precise, have great verbal skills, be able to handle stress, be creative, be organized, and be …Read more