Welder in San Diego, California Salary

A Welder in San Diego, California earns an average wage of $18.55 per hour. A skill in Blueprints is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$36,500 - $72,414
$49K
MEDIAN: $48,834
50%

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$13.78 - $26.44
$14
$19
$26
MEDIAN: $18.55
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90%

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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$48,834  
   
Total Pay (?
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$28,500 - $77,251  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5
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Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$13.78 - $26.44  
   
Overtime
$27.47  
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$0$26K$52K$78K
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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$28,500 - $77,251  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 35
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About San Diego, California

San Diego County, California
1,394,907
Male:
693,826 (49.7%)
Female:
701,081 (50.3%)
San Diego /ˌsæn diːˈeɪɡoʊ/ (Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a major city in California, United States. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,394,928 as of July 1, 2015, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the US and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population of 4,922,723 people. San Diego is known as "the birthplace of California" and is known for its mild year-round climate, natural deep-water harbor, extensive beaches, long association with the United States Navy and recent emergence as a healthcare and biotechnology development center. Historically home to the Kumeyaay people, San Diego was the first site visited...
San Diego:
$67,871
California:
$64,500
$1,444
San Diego:
$526,900
California:
$449,100
4.5%

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Key Stats for Welder

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
3%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Welder Salaries

Experienced
▲11%

▲3%

National Average
$45,000

▼19%

Skills That Affect Welder Salaries

Blueprints
▲14%

Pipe Welding
▲10%

Aluminum Welding
▲8%


Plasma Cutting
▲5%

Fluxed Core Arc Welding (FCAW)
▼0%

Manufacturing Fabrication
▼0%

Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding
▼0%

Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW)
▼0%

National Average
$45,000

▼4%


Arc Welding
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 86%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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