How much does a CAD Designer IV make in the United States? The average CAD Designer IV salary in the United States is $99,700 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $84,100 and $116,200. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Based on HR-reported data: a national average with a geographic differential
25% $84,100 10% $69,897 90% $131,222 75% $116,200 $99,700 50%(Median)
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The CAD Designer IV utilizes computer aided drafting software and other techniques, standards, and tools to prepare technical drawings. Provides computer aided design (CAD) drafting, prepares drawings and schematics derived from a variety of specifications, layouts, blueprints, and sketches. Being a CAD Designer IV transforms initial rough product designs into working documents using CAD software. Coordinates and consults with engineers or designers to complete projects. In addition, CAD Designer IV 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. Typically requires a bachelor's degree or equivalent. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Being a CAD Designer IV work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. A specialist on complex technical and business matters. Working as a CAD Designer IV typically requires 7+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2021

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