How much does a CAD Technician make?

Updated Jun 21, 2021

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$46,614 /yr
Average Base Pay

608 salaries

$31K

Low

$47K

Average

$69K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a CAD Technician is $46,614 in United States. Filter by location to see CAD Technician salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 608 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by CAD Technician employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Cad Designer$55,089 /yr
L3
Senior Cad Designer$72,648 /yr
L4
Lead Cad Designer$78,229 /yr
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UC Synergetic
2.9

UC Synergetic

CAD Technician - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $16 - $23
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$16

$23

$16 - $23 Range

Aerotek
3.5

Aerotek

CAD Technician

$59,532

 /yr
Range: $50K - $80K

$50K

$80K

$50,132 - $80,420 Range

Vivint Solar
3.3

Vivint Solar

CAD Technician - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $11 - $22

$11

$22

$11 - $22 Range

Stantec
3.8

Stantec

CAD Technician

$50,678

 /yr
Range: $35K - $103K

$35K

$103K

$35,130 - $103,014 Range

Pike Corporation
3.6

Pike Corporation

CAD Technician - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $17 - $22

$17

$22

$17 - $22 Range

Freese and Nichols
4.2

Freese and Nichols

CAD Technician

$73,371

 /yr
Range: $50K - $85K

$50K

$85K

$50,411 - $84,598 Range

Curtain Wall Design and Consulting
3

Curtain Wall Design and Consulting

CAD Technician

$67,695

 /yr
Range: $63K - $69K

$63K

$69K

$62,720 - $69,124 Range

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Byers Engineering
3.6

Byers Engineering

CAD Technician - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $13 - $16

$13

$16

$13 - $16 Range

HDR
4

HDR

CAD Technician - Hourly

$27

 /hr
Range: $20 - $45

$20

$45

$20 - $45 Range

Insight Global
3.9

Insight Global

CAD Technician - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $14 - $16

$14

$16

$14 - $16 Range

STV
3.7

STV

CAD Technician

$71,499

 /yr
Range: $43K - $126K

$43K

$126K

$43,456 - $125,690 Range

RCS Corporation
4.5

RCS Corporation

CAD Technician - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $18 - $20

$18

$20

$18 - $20 Range

Dewberry
4

Dewberry

CAD Technician

$64,171

 /yr
Range: $46K - $73K

$46K

$73K

$46,200 - $73,210 Range

EN Engineering
3.1

EN Engineering

CAD Technician - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $15 - $28

$15

$28

$15 - $28 Range

Carter & Clark
4.1

Carter & Clark

CAD Technician

$39,166

 /yr
Range: $34K - $40K

$34K

$40K

$33,600 - $40,228 Range

Burns & McDonnell
4

Burns & McDonnell

CAD Technician - Hourly

$24

 /hr
Range: $22 - $27

$22

$27

$22 - $27 Range

LJA Engineering
4.2

LJA Engineering

CAD Technician - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $15 - $28

$15

$28

$15 - $28 Range

Pape-Dawson Engineers
4.2

Pape-Dawson Engineers

CAD Technician - Hourly

$26

 /hr
Range: $18 - $28

$18

$28

$18 - $28 Range

UC Synergetic
2.9

UC Synergetic

CAD Technician - Hourly Contractor

$16

 /hr
Range: $14 - $18

$14

$18

$14 - $18 Range

HNTB
3.8

HNTB

CAD Technician - Hourly

$27

 /hr
Range: $22 - $45

$22

$45

$22 - $45 Range

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Recent Salary Reports

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$65,000
per year
A CAD Designer in the Pensacola, FL Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Pensacola, FL Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$80,000
per year
A CAD Administrator in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
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