The average pay for a Pipefitter with Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) Welding skills is $27.01 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$17.88 - $43.20
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$27
$43
MEDIAN: $27.00
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
$17.88 - $43.20  
   
Overtime
$24.75 - $69.51  
National Annualized Data (?
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Total Pay (?
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$40,910 - $103,210  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 78

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Pay by Experience Level for Pipefitter

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

Key Stats for Pipefitter

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
16%
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Experience Affects Pipefitter Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 16%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

Late-Career
up arrow 2%

National Average
$60,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 81%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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