How much does a CAD Designer V make in the United States? The average CAD Designer V salary in the United States is $109,300 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $90,400 and $128,200. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Based on HR-reported data: a national average with a geographic differential
25% $90,400 10% $73,193 90% $145,407 75% $128,200 $109,300 50%(Median)
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The CAD Designer V 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 V 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 V 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 V works autonomously. Goals are generally communicated in "solution" or project goal terms. May provide a leadership role for the work group through knowledge in the area of specialization. Works on advanced, complex technical projects or business issues requiring state of the art technical or industry knowledge. Working as a CAD Designer V typically requires 10+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)

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