A Welder earns an average wage of C$22.98 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$35,344 - C$102,556
C$35K
C$55K
C$100K
MEDIAN: C$54,665
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C$15.77 - C$36.68
C$16
C$23
C$37
MEDIAN: C$22.98
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Salary
C$35,344 - C$102,556  
   
Bonus
C$102.13 - C$9,696  
Profit Sharing
C$1.03 - C$5,817  
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$33,547 - C$85,207  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 103
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$20C$40C$60
Hourly Rate
C$15.77 - C$36.68  
   
Hourly Tips
C$5.00  
Overtime
C$23.00 - C$59.73  
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$102.13 - C$9,696  
   
Profit Sharing
C$1.03 - C$5,817  
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$33,547 - C$85,207  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,024

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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$50,188

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Key Stats for Welder

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 121 votes.
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Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
11%
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Experience Affects Welder Salaries




National Average
C$50,000


Skills That Affect Welder Salaries

Submerged Arc Welding (SAW)
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National Average
C$50,000


Welder
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Plasma Cutting
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Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW)
up arrow 25%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 121 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 48%
dental benefits
None: 23%
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