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Spot Welder Salary

A Spot Welder earns an average wage of $11.88 per hour.

$8.87 - $22.57
(Median)
$8
$12
$23
MEDIAN: $11.00
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$8.87 - $22.57  
   
Overtime
$12.26 - $33.77  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,725  
   
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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$20,231 - $47,023  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 37

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Job Description for Spot Welder

  • Follow blueprints to arrange metal pieces and temporarily fix them into position before welding.
  • Safely set up and operate welding machines and other shop equipment.
  • Cut or join together metal pieces using manual or semi-automatic welding machines.

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Experience Affects Spot Welder Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 89%

National Average
$26,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 55% dental benefits Dental: 40%
vision benefits Vision: 25% employee benefits None: 40%