How much does a CAD Designer - Senior make in the United States? The average CAD Designer - Senior salary in the United States is $82,100 as of September 25, 2020, but the range typically falls between $72,500 and $101,400. 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. 

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The CAD Designer - Senior prepares creative designs or related drawings or details; uses designs to develop specifications or estimates of materials needed for a project. Applies engineering or architectural principles to the design of buildings/structures and their components or assemblies. Being a CAD Designer - Senior monitors the status of design projects and provides guidance to more junior designers or to drafters. May perform drafting duties requiring the use of CAD equipment or systems. In addition, CAD Designer - Senior typically requires a bachelor's degree in a related area. Typically reports to a manager. Working as a CAD Designer - Senior typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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