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CAD Drafter II in the United States

How much does a CAD Drafter II earn in the United States? The average CAD Drafter II salary in the United States is $63,287 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $56,662 and $71,603. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

Transforms initial rough product designs into working documents using computer aided design (CAD). Reviews engineering drawings and designs to ensure adherence to established specifications and standards. Collaborates with design originators to resolve discrepancies between original drawings and final CAD designs. May require an associates degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Typically requires 2 -4 years of related experience.

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    CAD Drafter I

    0 - 2 years experience
    Associate's Degree

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    CAD Drafter II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Associate's Degree

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    CAD Drafter III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Associate's Degree

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