An Entry-Level Welder earns an average wage of C$19.88 per hour. A skill in Welding is associated with high pay for this job.

C$28,902 - C$82,517
C$29K
C$41K
C$83K
MEDIAN: C$40,514
10%
50%
90%
C$15.09 - C$30.46
C$15
C$20
C$30
MEDIAN: C$19.83
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$82K
Salary C$28,902 - C$82,517
Bonus C$197.97 - C$2,466
Profit Sharing C$2,000
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$31,704 - C$70,175
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 41
Hourly Data C$0C$47
Hourly Rate C$15.09 - C$30.46
Hourly Tips C$10.00
Overtime C$21.50 - C$47.72
Annual Data C$0C$70K
Bonus C$197.97 - C$2,466
Profit Sharing C$2,000
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$31,704 - C$70,175
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 599

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

Welder Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$42,243

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Welder Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Welder in Nanaimo:
"More knowledge."
Back in my day we went to welding school, learned how to weld 2 different processes, then went and found a job, learned everything on the job. Now a days schools offer way more.

Welder in Saskatoon:
"My career path."
Know your career path and plan it in advance.

Welder in Saskatoon:
"I want to be oriented on the work flow of the shop."
Inorder for you to surevive the whole day of working always observed safety before starting your job, and ask your leadhand if something not clear on your understanding.

Welder in Red Lake:
"It sucks."
Dont do it Stress level is through the roof.

Key Stats for Welder

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 85 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
24%
ADVERTISEMENT
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Skills That Affect Welder Salaries

▲11%




National Average
C$42,000



Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW)
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 85 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
no benefits
None: 26%
ADVERTISEMENT