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Welder Salary

A Welder earns an average wage of C$22.68 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

C$33,405 - C$98,791
(Median)
C$33K
C$50K
C$99K
MEDIAN: C$50,321
10%
50%
90%

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C$15.65 - C$36.27
(Median)
C$16
C$23
C$36
MEDIAN: C$22.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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C$0C$33KC$66KC$99K
Salary
C$33,405 - C$98,791  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$2,051  
Profit Sharing
C$983 - C$7,000  
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$34,091 - C$84,604  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 95
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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C$0C$19C$38C$57
Hourly Rate
C$15.65 - C$36.27  
   
Overtime
C$21.91 - C$54.69  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$2,051  
   
Profit Sharing
C$983 - C$7,000  
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$34,091 - C$84,604  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 773

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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

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Experience Affects Welder Salaries




National Average
C$51,000


Skills That Affect Welder Salaries

Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW)
up arrow 4%

Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) Welding
0%

National Average
C$51,000

Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding
up arrow 4%

Welding
up arrow 5%

Aluminum Welding
up arrow 20%

Fluxed Core Arc Welding (FCAW)
up arrow 23%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 128 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 72% dental benefits Dental: 69%
vision benefits Vision: 51% employee benefits None: 22%