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Spot Welder Body Assembly Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$42,523 (USD)

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Last updated: May 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Spot Welder Body Assembly is $42,523 a year and $20 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Spot Welder Body Assembly is between $31,969 and $51,306. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Welds or tack-welds overlapping edges of positioned components to fabricate sheet metal assemblies, such as panels, refrigerator shells, and automobile bodies, using portable spot-welding gun: positions and clamps electrode under overlapping edges of workpiece.
  • Presses electrode against workpiece at specified weld points to complete circuit between electrodes and heat metal to joining temperature.
  • Removes electrode after specified period of time.
  • May adjust equipment for automatic timing of current.
  • May periodically attend group meetings to learn new or modified tasks.
  • May position and clamp workpieces together.
  • May examine welded components to detect defects.
Spot Welder Body Assembly Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers

Job family population: 377,250

Estimated population of Spot Welder Body Assembly jobs: 20,847

Rate of error: 0.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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