CAD Drafter I Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: CAD Drafter I, Entry-level CAD Drafter, Computer Aided Design Drafter, CAD Drafter

What is the average annual salary for CAD Drafter I?
The annual salary for someone with the job title CAD Drafter I may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title CAD Drafter I in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of CAD Drafter I in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical CAD Drafter I in the United States is $44,183 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Accountant I in the United Sates are expected to make less than $44,183.

Source: HR Reported data as of April 2014

Median $44,183
  • 10%$34,063
  • 25%$38,886
  • 75%$50,798
  • 90%$56,821

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Job Description for CAD Drafter I

Transforms initial rough product designs using computer aided design (CAD) into working documents. Reviews engineering drawing and designs to ensure adherence to established specifications and standards. May require an associate's degree in a related area and 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. View CAD Drafter I job description

Categories:  Architecture, Engineering, Skilled and Trades

Industries:  Aerospace & Defense, Biotechnology, Business Services, Chemicals, Construction, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Energy & Utilities, Financial Services, Healthcare, Hospitality & Leisure, Insurance, Internet, Media, MFG Durable, MFG Nondurable, Pharmaceuticals, Retail & Wholesale, Software & Networking, Telecom, Transportation

Similar Job Titles:  CAD Drafter II, CAD Drafter III, Drafter I, Drafter III, Drafter II, Architectural Drafter I, Mechanical Drafter I, Drafter IV, Mechanical Drafter IV

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