Welder Salary

A Welder earns an average wage of C$22.86 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. A skill in Submerged Arc Welding (SAW) is associated with high pay for this job.

C$35,080 - C$99,525
(Median)
C$35K
C$51K
C$100K
MEDIAN: C$51,193
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50%
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C$15.75 - C$36.22
(Median)
C$16
C$23
C$36
MEDIAN: C$22.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$34KC$68KC$102K
Salary
C$35,080 - C$99,525  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$2,700  
Profit Sharing
C$844 - C$8,054  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$33,958 - C$84,574  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 153
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$20C$40C$60
Hourly Rate
C$15.75 - C$36.22  
   
Hourly Tips
C$5.00  
Overtime
C$22.60 - C$57.21  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$2,700  
   
Profit Sharing
C$844 - C$8,054  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
C$33,958 - C$84,574  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,295
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Pay by Experience Level for Welder

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$50,696

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Experience Affects Welder Salaries




National Average
C$51,000


Skills That Affect Welder Salaries

Submerged Arc Welding (SAW)
up arrow 33%


up arrow 6%

Fluxed Core Arc Welding (FCAW)
up arrow 3%

Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) Welding
up arrow 2%

National Average
C$51,000

Aluminum Welding
up arrow 1%

Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding
up arrow 3%

Welder
up arrow 4%

Plasma Cutting
up arrow 16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 169 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
medical benefits
Vision: 51%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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