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CAD drafter salary in Georgia

How much does a CAD Drafter make in Georgia?

Average base salary

as national average
Average $22.29
Low $16.87
High $29.47
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a cad drafter is $22.29 per hour in Georgia. 179 salaries reported, updated at January 31, 2023

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Top companies for CAD Drafters in Georgia

  1. Leidos
    1,387 reviews9 salaries reported
    $30.73per hour
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Highest paying cities for CAD Drafters near Georgia

  1. Lithia Springs, GA
    $24.64 per hour
    32 salaries reported
  2. Duluth, GA
    $24.56 per hour
    8 salaries reported
  3. Austell, GA
    $24.54 per hour
    14 salaries reported
  1. Marietta, GA
    $23.84 per hour
    13 salaries reported
  2. Atlanta, GA
    $23.02 per hour
    21 salaries reported
  3. Ball Ground, GA
    $21.46 per hour
    17 salaries reported
  1. Lawrenceville, GA
    $21.34 per hour
    7 salaries reported
  2. Covington, GA
    $20.96 per hour
    10 salaries reported
  3. Alpharetta, GA
    $18.19 per hour
    7 salaries reported
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Where can a CAD Drafter earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for CAD Drafters

Most recommended skill

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 $22.29 per hour.

Job Trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this skillChange from previous year
2012262increase by 262
2013768increase by 193.13%
20141508increase by 96.35%
20151601increase by 6.17%
20161192decrease by 25.55%
2017849decrease by 28.78%
20181064increase by 25.32%
2019953decrease by 10.43%

Top companies hiring CAD Drafters with the recommended skill

Olah Design Group
GPD Group
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Top certifications
National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies

More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

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Most common benefits for CAD Drafters

  • 401(k)
  • 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
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Salary satisfaction

Based 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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How much do similar professions get paid in Georgia?


454 job openings

Average $22.86 per hour

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Common questions about salaries for a CAD Drafter

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