Average Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) Operator Hourly Pay

$19.52
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$1,014
Bonus
$1,200
Commission
$974
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The average hourly pay for a Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) Operator is $19.52.
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$14.26
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$19.52
90%
$29.57
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Hourly Rate
$14 - $30
Bonus
$450 - $4,867
Profit Sharing
$250 - $3,041
Commission
$0 - $1,200
Total Pay
$31,381 - $69,123

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Job Description for Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) Operator

Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) Operator Tasks
  • Operate auto graphics equipment.
  • Operate plotter to transfer developed drawings from disk or tape storage.
  • Redesign, modify or otherwise edit existing design.
  • Make mathematical calculations and quantity calculations.
  • Prepare elementary layouts, drawings and design from detailed sketches and drawings.

Job Satisfaction for Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) Operator

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Popular Skills for Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) Operator

Skills in Autodesk AutoCAD, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office and Microsoft Word are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD).

Pay by Experience Level for Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) Operator

An entry-level Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) Operator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.23 based on 12 salaries. An early career Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) Operator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.09 based on 128 salaries. A mid-career Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) Operator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.76 based on 51 salaries. An experienced Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) Operator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.76 based on 94 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $25.
Employees with Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) Operator in their job title in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania earn an average of 28.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Miami, Florida (25.5% more) and Columbus, Ohio (2.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Orlando, Florida (20.2% less), Dallas, Texas (12.9% less) and San Antonio, Texas (6.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 362 survey responses.
Entry Level
3.3%
Early Career
35.4%
Mid Career
14.1%
Experienced
26.0%
Late Career
21.3%