The average rate for a Boiler Welder is $20.67 per hour.

$15.50 - $31.79
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$21
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MEDIAN: $20
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$15.50 - $31.79  
   
Overtime
$19.87 - $45.30  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Total Pay (?
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$33,971 - $79,780  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 40

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Job Description for Boiler Welder

  • Assemble, install, and repair boilers, closed vats, and other large vessels or containers that hold liquids and gases.
  • Interpret work orders, job orders, specifications, blueprints, ISO's or other drawings and recognize basic blueprint terms and symbols accurately.
  • Repair boilers, tanks, and vessels in the field by unbolting or flame cutting defective sections using torches, jacks, caulking hammers, power saws, threading dies, welding equipment, and metalworking machinery.
  • Bolt or weld casing sections, uptakes, stacks, baffles, tower manways, trays, chutes, and air heaters, fan stands, feeding tube, catwalks, ladders, hopper and safety hatches to frames.
  • Hammer, flame-cut, file or grind irregular edges of structural parts.

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Pay by Experience Level for Boiler Welder

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

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Key Stats for Boiler Welder

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
16%
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Experience Affects Boiler Welder Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 21%

Experienced
up arrow 4%

National Average
$50,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

Entry-Level
up arrow 4%

Skills That Affect Boiler Welder Salaries

Pipe Welding
up arrow 6%

National Average
$50,000

Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW)
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 42%
dental benefits
None: 21%
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