How much does a CAE Design Technician I make in Chicago, IL? The average CAE Design Technician I salary in Chicago, IL is $66,703 as of August 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $56,487 and $79,379. 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. 

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Job Description for CAE Design Technician I

CAE Design Technician I supports the computer-aided engineering (CAE) design engineering process for products, components, or structures. Assists with the creation of prototypes, layouts, and models for product components, a system, or a manufacturing process using CAE tools. Being a CAE Design Technician I checks and verifies layouts and results of analysis for accuracy and adherence to standards. Collects, validates, and prepares data required for CAE processes. Additionally, CAE Design Technician I typically requires an associate degree in engineering, a related discipline, or equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor. The CAE Design Technician I works under moderate supervision. Gaining or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. To be a CAE Design Technician I typically requires 1-3 years of related experience, or may need 0 years of experience with additional specialized training and/or certification. (Copyright 2021 View full job description

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