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The average pay for a Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician with PC Support skills is $15.67 per hour.

$14.98 - $18.89
MEDIAN: $15.67

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Hourly Data $0$27
Hourly Rate $14.98 - $18.89
Hourly Tips $0.00
Overtime $22.54 - $27.33
Annual Data $0$39K
Bonus $0.00
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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).
$33,746 - $39,396
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 8 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 16

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.


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 Job Listings

Key Stats for Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 19%
vision benefits
Vision: 19%
no benefits
None: 6%