CAD drafter salary in United States
How much does a CAD Drafter make in the United States?
Average base salary
The average salary for a cad drafter is $24.22 per hour in the United States. 4.1k salaries reported, updated at November 27, 2023
Top companies for CAD Drafters in United States
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Best-paid skills and qualifications for CAD Drafters
Revit(earn +14.35% more)
The jobs requiring this skill have decrease by 10.43% since 2018. CAD Drafters with this skill earn +14.35% more than the average base salary, which is $24.22 per hour.
|Year||Number of job openings on Indeed requiring this skill||Change from previous year|
|2012||262||increase by 262|
|2013||768||increase by 193.13%|
|2014||1508||increase by 96.35%|
|2015||1601||increase by 6.17%|
|2016||1192||decrease by 25.55%|
|2017||849||decrease by 28.78%|
|2018||1064||increase by 25.32%|
|2019||953||decrease by 10.43%|
More critical skills and qualifications that pay well
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Most common benefits for CAD Drafters
- 401(k) matching
- Dental insurance
- Disability insurance
- Flexible schedule
- Flexible spending account
- Health insurance
- Health savings account
- Life insurance
- Paid time off
- Retirement plan
- Tuition reimbursement
- Vision insurance
Salary satisfactionBased on 85 ratings
48% of CAD Drafters in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.
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