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Welder Salary

$48,819 (USD)

Average Salary

$23/hr

Average Hourly

$869

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Welder is $48,819 a year and $23 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Welder is between $36,056 and $59,498. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Welder. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Welds metal components together; fabricates or repairs products according to layouts, blueprints, or work orders, using brazing and variety of arc and gas welding equipment.
Welder Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers

Job family population: 377,250

Estimated population of Welder jobs: 11,155

Rate of error: 0.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$56,594
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Welder Job Listings for United States

Welder (MIG/TIG)
Jul 19
Santa Ana, CA, USA
LG Staffing Solutions on Demand, Inc.
Welder II (MIG/TIG) 2nd Shift: 5:00 pm to 1:30 am **MUST be able to work overtime and weekends if required Pay: $19.00 - $25.00 DOE Location: Santa Ana, CA Temp-To-Hire * Ability to weld TIG, MIG and ...
Welder
Jul 19
Lafayette, LA, USA
Worknet Staffing
Start ASAP! Pipe Welder or Fitter Welder - pipe welder that can weld TIG and fluxcore - GTAW/FCAW- 2yrs preferred 2 month long project. Please reply with resume and wage requirements. Company ...
Pipe Welder
Jul 19
Tulsa, OK, USA
Stand-By Personnel - Welding Division
HIRING Pipe Welder $50 Advance available after first day at work! * Steel Fabrication Shop located in Catoosa * Pay: $17-$27/hr DOE * 2 Positions available * 1st Shift 6am-4:30pm Mon-Thurs; OT on Fri ...
Welder - Mig
Jul 19
Phoenix, AZ, USA
TERRA Staffing Group
Welder - Mig Full-Time, Temp to Hire opportunity for a skilled Mig Welder. A concrete support companythat is new to the Phoenix area is hiring Mig Welders! This company has dedicatedthemselves to the ...
Welder 1st shift
Jul 19
Spartanburg, SC, USA
Trace Staffing Solutions
Are you an experienced welder looking for a new opportunity? Needing a 1st shift opportunity that is permanent? Look here! Our client is currently looking for a Shop Welder with blueprint experience ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Welder is $48,819 a year and $23 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Welder is between $36,056 and $59,498. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Welder. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Welder Job Listings for United States

Welder (MIG/TIG)
Jul 19
Santa Ana, CA, USA
LG Staffing Solutions on Demand, Inc.
Welder II (MIG/TIG) 2nd Shift: 5:00 pm to 1:30 am **MUST be able to work overtime and weekends if required Pay: $19.00 - $25.00 DOE Location: Santa Ana, CA Temp-To-Hire * Ability to weld TIG, MIG and ...
Welder
Jul 19
Lafayette, LA, USA
Worknet Staffing
Start ASAP! Pipe Welder or Fitter Welder - pipe welder that can weld TIG and fluxcore - GTAW/FCAW- 2yrs preferred 2 month long project. Please reply with resume and wage requirements. Company ...
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