A Welder in Albany, New York earns an average wage of $18.36 per hour. A skill in Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding is associated with high pay for this job.

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About Albany, New York

Albany County, New York
98,452
Male:
47,627 (48.4%)
Female:
50,825 (51.6%)
Albany (/ˈɔːlbəniː/ AWL-bə-nee) is the capital of the U.S. state of New York and the seat of Albany County. Roughly 150 miles (240 km) north of New York City, Albany developed on the west bank of the Hudson River, about 10 miles (16 km) south of its confluence with the Mohawk River. The population of the City of Albany was 97,856 according to the 2010 census. Albany constitutes the economic and cultural core of the Capital District of New York State, which comprises the Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area, including the nearby cities and suburbs of Troy, Schenectady, and Saratoga Springs. With a Census-estimated population of 1,170,483 in 2013, the Capital District is the third-most populous metropolitan region in the state and 38th in the United States. Fortune 500 companies that have offices in Albany include American Express, J.P. Morgan and Chase, Merrill Lynch, General Electric, Verizon, Goldman Sachs, International Paper, and Key...
Albany:
$38,267
New York:
$60,850
$852
Albany:
$172,600
New York:
$293,500
5.7%

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Key Stats for Welder

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
055
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
22%
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Skills That Affect Welder Salaries

Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding
up arrow 10%

Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) Welding
0%

National Average
$40,000

Aluminum Welding
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
vision benefits
Vision: 29%
dental benefits
None: 29%
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