Welder Salary (United Kingdom)

The average pay for a Welder is £9.51 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.
Welder Total Pay (?
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£11,836 - £42,654
(Median)
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43K
MEDIAN: £22,856
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Welder Total Pay (?
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£7.09 - £12.96
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MEDIAN: £9.00
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National Salary Data

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£0£15K£30K£45K
Salary
£11,836 - £42,654  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £1,474  
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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£14,506 - £35,373  
PayScale
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 170
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£7£14£21
Hourly Rate
£7.09 - £12.96  
   
Overtime
£7.76 - £19.66  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£14K£28K£42K
Bonus
£0.00 - £1,474  
   
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).
)
£14,506 - £35,373  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 170
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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

Newcastle-upon-Tyne
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London
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Glasgow
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National Average
₤21,000
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Welder Reviews

What is it like working as a Welder?
Welder in Manchester:
"Stressful."
Pros: Seeing the finished product. And hope the customer is happy.
Cons: The way the boss speaks to a few of us.

Experience Affects Welder Salaries

National Average
₤21,000

Skills That Affect Welder Salaries

Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding
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Welding
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National Average
₤21,000
Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) Welding
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Job Satisfaction

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Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5 based on 28 votes.

Gender

Female
1%
female alumni
 
Male
99%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 13% dental benefits Dental: 3%
vision benefits Vision: 6% employee benefits None: 83%
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