Welder with Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) Skills Salary (Canada)

The average rate for a Welder with Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) skills is C$25.04 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

C$35,234 - C$92,508
(Median)
C$35K
C$50K
C$93K
MEDIAN: C$50,033
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C$16.65 - C$38.65
(Median)
C$17
C$25
C$39
MEDIAN: C$25.00
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$31KC$62KC$93K
Salary
C$35,234 - C$92,508  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$11,745  
Profit Sharing
C$2,750  
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$35,585 - C$86,729  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 36
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$21C$42C$63
Hourly Rate
C$16.65 - C$38.65  
   
Hourly Tips
C$5.00  
Overtime
C$24.17 - C$61.13  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$11,745  
   
Profit Sharing
C$2,750  
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$35,585 - C$86,729  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 493

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

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National Average
C$54,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 67 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
medical benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 23%
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