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Welder, Cutter, Solderer, or Brazer Salary with Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) skills

The average wage for a Welder, Cutter, Solderer, or Brazer with Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) skills is $16.61 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$12.00 - $26.17
(Median)
$12
$17
$26
MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$12.00 - $26.17  
   
Overtime
$13.65 - $42.41  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $997  
   
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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$26,221 - $66,996  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 74
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Experience Affects Welder, Cutter, Solderer, or Brazer with Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) skills Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 6%

National Average
$39,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 70% dental benefits Dental: 58%
vision benefits Vision: 45% employee benefits None: 29%
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