How much does an Architectural CAD Designer make in Chicago, IL? The average Architectural CAD Designer salary in Chicago, IL is $65,158 as of December 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $57,257 and $76,472. 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. 

Search Architectural CAD Designer Jobs in Chicago, IL

Architectural CAD Designer

Review the job openings and experience requirements for the Architectural CAD Designer job to confirm that it is the job you are seeking.

See user submitted job responsibilities for Architectural CAD Designer.

Job Openings for Architectural CAD Designer in Chicago, IL
Schumacher Homes - Chicago , IL
Our CAD Drafters are responsible create pre-construction drawings from redlines received from their assigned sales offices and then completing final drawings while insuring accuracy, timely ... - Today
... CAD tools to simulate test and develop new products * document and track design review * generate project plans * lead teams as needed The product lines are solenoids, canister vent valves and fuel ...
JobJuncture - 5 days ago
ATC Automation - Chicago , IL
This position plans, designs, and coordinates the integration of machinery and equipment into ... A TASI Group company ISO 9001:2008 registered ‚24/7 service availability Solid Works, CAD Custom ...
ZipRecruiter - 43 days ago
Clippard Instrument Laboratory, Inc - Chicago , IL
Perform engineering duties in planning, designing and testing new products and technologies ... CAD Minimum Bachelors Degree Knowledge in: 3D CAD (preferably SolidWorks) Equal Opportunity ...
ZipRecruiter - 38 days ago
Sterling Engineering - Wood Dale , IL
Creates product designs for compliance with engineering principles, group standards and customer ... Experience with CAD tools (AutoCAD and Inventor preferred). * Experience with FEA software and ...
ZipRecruiter - 12 days ago
Semblex - Elmhurst , IL
Lead tool design team in developing cost-effective tooling designs and bills of material for ... Progressive tool design (National FORMAX PLUS experience preferred), CAD (AutoCAD preferred ...
ZipRecruiter - 16 days ago
Not the job you're looking for? Search more salaries here:

Are you an HR manager or compensation specialist?'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

Understand the total compensation opportunity for an Architectural CAD Designer, base salary plus other pay elements

Average Base Salary

Core compensation


Average Total Cash Compensation

Includes base and annual incentives

These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Architectural CAD Designer in Chicago, IL. The base salary for Architectural CAD Designer ranges from $57,257 to $76,472 with the average base salary of $65,158. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $58,314 to $78,592 with the average total cash compensation of $66,791.

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.



About Chicago, Illinois    Chicago (/ʃɪˈkɑːɡoʊ/ (listen), locally also /-ˈkɔː-/), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third mos....More

Chicago, Illinois  area prices were up 0.8% from a year ago

Architectural CAD Designer Salary in popular cities: AuroraRockfordJoliet