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Boiler Welder Salary

A Boiler Welder earns an average wage of $22.80 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$16.29 - $33.08
(Median)
$16
$23
$33
MEDIAN: $22.00
10%
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$16.29 - $33.08  
   
Overtime
$26.12 - $35.95  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,200  
   
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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$38,496 - $76,636  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 22

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Job Description for Boiler Welder

  • Align structure or plates that are to be assembled on boiler frames, tanks, or structures.
  • Use appropriate large-scale equipment such as manlifts/cranes (and accompanying hand signals), fork lifts, and company trucks safely.
  • Interpret work orders, job orders, specifications, blueprints, ISO’s or other drawings and recognize basic blueprint terms and symbols accurately.
  • Hammer, flame-cut, file or grind irregular edges of structural parts.
  • Assemble, install, and repair boilers, closed vats, and other large vessels or containers that hold liquids and gases.

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Experience Affects Boiler Welder Salaries

Experienced
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Mid-Career
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National Average
$53,000

Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 87%
vision benefits Vision: 73% employee benefits None: 13%