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Welding Engineer Salary

$100,574 (USD)

Average Salary

$48/hr

Average Hourly

$3,430

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Welding Engineer is $100,574 a year and $48 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Welding Engineer is between $70,700 and $124,723. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Welding Engineer. 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:
  • Produces welding techniques, procedures, and application of welding equipment to problems involving fabrication of metals, utilizing knowledge of production specifications, properties and characteristics of metals and metal alloys, and engineering principles.
  • Outlines plans and conducts research and development investigations to develop and test new fabrication processes and procedures, improve existing or develop new welding equipment, develop new or modify current welding methods, techniques, and procedures, discover new patterns of welding phenomena, or to correlate and substantiate hypotheses.
  • Excludes paraprofessional positions.
Welding Engineer Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Materials Engineers

Job family population: 27,200

Estimated population of Welding Engineer jobs: 1,100

Rate of error: 3.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$116,592
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Welding Engineer Job Listings for United States

Weld Engineer
Jul 17
Pickerington, OH, USA
Arthur Wright and Associates
Welding Engineer Perform Production Engineering functions setup for welding processes within manufacturing plants. Responsible to provide technical support and monitoring processes to ensure that ...
Welding Engineer
Jun 20
Athens, TN, USA
Grant Martin & Associates
The purpose of the Welding Engineer is to provide first-line support for the resolution of production problems and coordinates specific items with manufacturing, quality assurance, general ...
Welding Engineer
May 29
Paola, KS, USA
Taylor Forge Engineered Systems, Inc.
Welding Engineer Location: Paola, Kansas Classification: Full-Time, Exempt Job Summary: Under the general direction of the Manager of Welding Technology, the Welding Engineer will provide all ...
Welder TIG
Jul 11
Chatsworth, CA, USA
J&J Mold Engineering
Familiarity with welding tools and procedures * Familiarity with engineering blueprints and schematics * Ability to handle physical workload
Welder 2nd shift
Jul 11
Whitmore Lake, MI, USA
Engineered Technical Recruiting
The primary method that they use is tungsten inert gas (TIG) welding and MIG welding, which is trickier and much more delicate than the commonly used metal inert gas (MIG) technique, but should be ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Welding Engineer is $100,574 a year and $48 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Welding Engineer is between $70,700 and $124,723. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Welding Engineer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Welding Engineer Job Listings for United States

Weld Engineer
Jul 17
Pickerington, OH, USA
Arthur Wright and Associates
Welding Engineer Perform Production Engineering functions setup for welding processes within manufacturing plants. Responsible to provide technical support and monitoring processes to ensure that ...
Welding Engineer
Jun 20
Athens, TN, USA
Grant Martin & Associates
The purpose of the Welding Engineer is to provide first-line support for the resolution of production problems and coordinates specific items with manufacturing, quality assurance, general ...
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