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Welder Gun Salary
in Idaho, United States

$36,087 (USD)

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Last updated: February 22, 2019

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The average pay for a Welder Gun is $36,087 a year and $17 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for a Welder Gun is between $27,130 and $43,541. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Welder Gun. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Idaho, United States.

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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.
Welder Gun Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers

Job family population: 377,250

Estimated population of Welder Gun jobs: 20,847

Rate of error: 0.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Welder Gun Job Listings for Idaho, United States

Welder | Metal Fabricator
Feb 20
Boise, ID, USA
LaborMax Staffing
Manually guides electrode or gun along weld line, maintaining the length of arc and speed of movement to form specified depth of fusion and bead, as judged from color of metal, the sound of weld, and ...
Assistant Facility Mechanic
Feb 15
Twin Falls, United States
Henningsen Cold Storage
Operate a wide variety of hand and power tools such as wrenches, sockets, screwdrivers, gear pullers, jacks, drill press, band saw, screw gun, grinder, welders, torch, electric drill, impact wrench
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