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Mid-Career Welder, Cutter, Solderer, or Brazer Salary

A Mid-Career Welder, Cutter, Solderer, or Brazer earns an average wage of $16.31 per hour.

$25,644 - $66,903
(Median)
$26K
$42K
$67K
MEDIAN: $41,516
10%
50%
90%

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$12.18 - $23.88
(Median)
$12
$16
$24
MEDIAN: $16.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$25,644 - $66,903  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,043  
Profit Sharing
$514 - $2,474  
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).
)
$26,518 - $58,355  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 37
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$12.18 - $23.88  
   
Overtime
$17.66 - $36.76  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,043  
   
Profit Sharing
$514 - $2,474  
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).
)
$26,518 - $58,355  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 442

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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Welder, Cutter, Solderer, or Brazer Salaries

Blueprints
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Arc Welding
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Fluxed Core Arc Welding (FCAW)
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Machine Operation
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Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) Welding
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National Average
$38,000

Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding
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Aluminum Welding
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Welding
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Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW)
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 47 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 68% dental benefits Dental: 52%
vision benefits Vision: 40% employee benefits None: 30%