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Cad Operator Salary

$51,962 (USD)

Average Salary

$25/hr

Average Hourly

$1,086

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 15, 2019

The average pay for a Cad Operator is $51,962 a year and $25 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Cad Operator is between $38,061 and $63,540. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Cad Operator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Drafts designs and converts engineers' and technicians' designs into working computer documents, using computer-aided design (CAD) system and peripheral equipment.
  • Converses with engineering and design staff to determine design modifications and enters editing information into computer.
  • After gaining experience, progresses to more difficult work with less supervision and is required to exercise more judgment.
Cad Operator Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Drafters, All Other

Job family population: 14,580

Estimated population of Cad Operator jobs: 578

Rate of error: 3.3%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$60,239
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Cad Operator Job Listings for United States

Mechanical cad Drafter
Dec 13
Redondo Beach, CA, USA
GCR Technical Staffing
At GCR, you will discover a reliable source of both short-term and long-term quality staffing solutions, covering the full life cycle, across all industries including information technology, design ...
CAD Supervisor - Design Engineering
Nov 20
us
GILLIG
Our customers are in all 50 states, and include cities, counties, transit districts, universities and major private fleet operators. We are headquartered in Livermore, CA. About The Role: The CAD ...
Ride Control CAD Designer
Oct 3
Glendale, CA, USA
PEAK Technical Staffing USA
Ride Control CAD Designers work on ride attraction project teams, and are responsible for ride control system electrical/electronic equipment Computer Aided Design (CAD) activities, covering all ...
FEA/ CAD Specialist
Oct 7
Modesto, CA, USA
Hogan Mfg., Inc.
Additionally, the FEA/CAD Specialist is responsible for participating, supporting, and maintaining compliance to the Company's quality, environmental and occupational health & safety policies ...
2D/3D Outfitting Designer
Dec 9
Panama City, FL, USA
Advanced Technical Staffing Solutions, Inc.
An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered. • Proficiency in FORAN (preferred) or similar software such as AVEVA, NUPAS CADMATIC, ShipConstructor or similar CAD/CAM ...

The average pay for a Cad Operator is $51,962 a year and $25 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Cad Operator is between $38,061 and $63,540. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Cad Operator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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