CAD Design Manager Salary in the United States

How much does a CAD Design Manager make in the United States? The average CAD Design Manager salary in the United States is $117,100 as of August 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $99,000 and $136,900. 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 the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Popular jobs: Architect I, Biomedical Engineer I, Civil Engineer I

Recently searched related titles: Building Information Modeling Manager

Salary estimation for CAD Design Manager at companies like : NETFLIX INC, SCHOLASTIC CORP, SHUTTERFLY INC

Jobs with a similar salary range to CAD Design Manager : Senior Manager User Experience Design, Design Engineering Manager, Electrical Design Engineering Manager

Job Description

The CAD Design Manager ensures the drawings and designs are completed on time and adhere to the established specifications and standards. Manages a team of designers and drafters that use computer aided design (CAD) for products. Being a CAD Design Manager requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. May prepare project schedules, bids, or proposals. In addition, CAD Design Manager typically reports to a head of a unit/department. The CAD Design Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. Working as a CAD Design Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

Take just three simple steps below to generate your own personalized salary report.

Step 1 of 3

Understand the total compensation opportunity for a CAD Design Manager, base salary plus other pay elements

Average Base Salary

Core compensation

 
 
 
99000
136900
117100

Average Total Cash Compensation

Includes base and annual incentives

 
 
 
102400
144700
123500
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of CAD Design Manager in the United States. The base salary for CAD Design Manager ranges from $99,000 to $136,900 with the average base salary of $117,100. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $102,400 to $144,700 with the average total cash compensation of $123,500.
Step 2 of 3

Discover how your pay is adjusted for skills, experience, and other factors

How much should you be paid?

For a real-time salary target, tell us more about your role in the four categories below.

99000
136900

 

Step 3 of 3

Recalculate your target pay based on your unique skills and experiences

Not the job you're looking for? Search more salaries here:

Are you an HR manager or compensation specialist?

Salary.com's CompAnalyst platform offers:

  • Detailed skills and competency reports for specific positions
  • Job and employee pricing reports
  • Compensation data tools, salary structures, surveys and benchmarks.
Learn about CompAnalyst
Job Openings for CAD Design Manager