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Welder Production Line Arc Salary
in Virginia, United States

$39,797 (USD)

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Last updated: February 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Welder Production Line Arc is $39,797 a year and $19 an hour in Virginia, United States. The average salary range for a Welder Production Line Arc is between $29,919 and $48,017. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Virginia, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Welds metal parts on production line, using previously set up gas- or arc-welding equipment: turns valves to release fuel gas and oxygen and ignites mixture, or inserts specified weld rod into portable holder, clamps cable onto workpiece or jig, and strikes arc.
  • Guides electrodes, or torch and filler rod, along horizontal weld line at specified speed and angle to melt and deposit metal from filler rod or electrode onto workpiece.
  • May skip (tack) weld designated spots to secure workpieces for other welders.
  • May use different equipment and be designated brazer, production line (welding); welder, production line, arc (welding); welder, production line, combination (welding); welder, production line, gas (welding).
Welder Production Line Arc Job Prevalence in Virginia, United States

Job family: Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers

Job family population: 377,250

Estimated population of Welder Production Line Arc jobs: 20,696

Rate of error: 0.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Welder Production Line Arc Job Listings for Virginia, United States

Career Opportunities: Mechanical/Structural Engineer I (12943)Liebherr in the USAIn line with its in
Nov 27
Newport News, VA, USA
Liebherr USA Co.
In addition to its production facility, Liebherr markets a wide variety of products and ... Researches, designs, analyzes, and specifies tests of welded structural components, steel castings ...
Feb 8
Norfolk, VA, USA
Trade Team
... metal arc, and flux-cored arc, plasma arc, and shielded metal arc, resistance welding, and ... Welder needs knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principles involved in production of ...
Structural Welder
Jan 30
Newport News, USA
Advanced Technical Staffing Solutions
SMAW (Shielded Metal Arc Welding), GMAW (Gas Metal Arc Welding), and FCAW (Flux Cored Arc Welding ... productive work. These tests will be in accordance with MIL-STD-248D Paragraph 5.3.3 and the ...
Industrial Welder
Jan 4
Christiansburg, VA, USA
Workforce Unlimited
... plasma arc torches · Produce parts that meet the quality level established by engineering ... production documents and engineering specification sheets. · Must be able to weld aluminum and ...
Welding Supervisor
Dec 28
Harrisonburg, VA, USA
Construction Materials Group
Leads the team in discovering & eliminating any hidden dangers in the production line and in any ... welding, forming, fabrication, and assembly equipment would be beneficial. * Experience in ...
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