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Welder Fitter Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$45,246 (USD)

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The average pay for a Welder Fitter is $45,246 a year and $22 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Welder Fitter is between $34,062 and $54,500. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Welder Fitter. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Lays out, fits, and welds fabricated, cast, and forged components to assemble structural forms, such as machinery frames, tanks, pressure vessels, furnace shells, and building and bridge parts, according to blueprints and knowledge of welding and metallurgy: selects equipment and plans layout, assembly, and welding, applying knowledge of geometry, physical properties of metal machining weld shrinkage, and welding techniques.
  • Lays out, positions, aligns, and fits components together.
  • Bolts, clamps, and tack-welds parts to secure in position for welding welder, tack (welding).
  • Sets up equipment and welds parts, using arc, gas-shielded arc, submerged arc, or gas welding equipment welder, combination (welding).
  • May assemble parts by bolting and riveting.
  • May repair products by dismantling, straightening, reshaping, and reassembling parts, using cutting torch, straightening press, and handtools, and be designated welder, structural repair (welding).
  • May specialize in using one welding process and be designated welder-fitter, arc (welding); welder-fitter, gas (welding).
  • May specialize in fitting and welding components of metal tools, dies, and fixtures and be designated welder, tool and die (welding).
Welder Fitter Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers

Job family population: 377,250

Estimated population of Welder Fitter jobs: 7,937

Rate of error: 0.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Welder Fitter Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

May 22
Danbury, CT, USA
Nesco Resource, LLC
Under general supervision, the welder/pipe fitter is responsible for assembling and installing piping systems, pipe supports, and hydraulic and pneumatic equipment. Installs pipe for steam, hot water ...
Jun 18
Paterson, NJ, USA
Clifton Johnson Assoc., Inc.
Background in fitting and assembly of heavy stainless steel components, and skilled in both MIG and TIG welding desired. Should be able to make strong cosmetic welds. MTG / TIG welding of tanks ...
Apr 17
Allentown, NJ, USA
Monitor the fitting, burning, and welding processes to avoid overheating of parts or warping, shrinking, distortion, or expansion of material. * Recognize, set up, and operate hand and power tools ...
Jun 21
Yonkers, NY, USA
Manufacturing Facility
TIG and MIG Welder Our company is looking to bring welders who have proficient knowledge and experience with TIG and MIG welding. We require all candidates who come in for an interview to pass an ...
Welder Fabricator
Jun 21
Newark, NJ, USA
Staffing Agency
Welder Mechanic will be responsible for performing welding, repair, and fabrication on various custom shipping containers. Ideal candidate will be team oriented, quality focused, and have a positive ...
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