Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a CAD Engineer make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

Industry

$110,307 / yrTotal Pay
$67,761 / yrBase Pay
$42,546 / yrAdditional Pay

$110,307

 / yr
$52K$505K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a CAD Engineer is $110,307 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $67,761 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $42,546 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Related Job Titles

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Some related job titles are Auto-CAD Salaries with median pay of $97,555, CAD/CAM Engineer Salaries with median pay of $108,528, CAD Manager Salaries with median pay of $100,754, Mechanical Design Engineer Salaries with median pay of $103,673.

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What is the pay outlook for Engineering?

Engineering jobs are in high demand with workers receiving generous compensation packages and bonuses. Engineering offers ample opportunity for growth and development with transferable skills across an array of fields from software, supply chain and logistics to aerospace. Most roles require at least a bachelor’s degree. To remain competitive, job-seekers should consider specialization or skill-specific programs such as coding boot-camps or certifications.

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Basic Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

CAD/CAM Engineer

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$30

/hr

Submitted3 days ago

10-14 years
3 days ago
CAD Engineer

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$80,000

/yr

Submitted4 days ago

7-9 years
4 days ago
CAD Engineer

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$65

/hr

Submitted7 days ago

15+ years
7 days ago
CAD Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$91,000

/yr

$76K | $15K

Submitted10 days ago

4-6 years
10 days ago
CAD Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$17

/hr

Submitted11 days ago

1-3 years
11 days ago
CAD Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$75,000

/yr

$70K | $5K

Submitted11 days ago

1-3 years
11 days ago

CAD Engineer pay FAQ

The national average salary for a CAD Engineer is $67,761 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a CAD Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1262 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a CAD Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a CAD Engineer in United States is $96,468 per year.

The lowest salary for a CAD Engineer in United States is $47,597 per year.

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