Welder in Atlanta, Georgia Salary

The average wage for a Welder in Atlanta, Georgia is $15.00 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) Welding, Pipe Welding, Manufacturing Fabrication, Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW), and Arc Welding. This job's wage does not change very much with experience.

$36,000 - $50,000
$41K
MEDIAN: $40,695
50%

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$10.11 - $31.00
$10
$15
$31
MEDIAN: $15.26
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$0$84K
Salary $40,695
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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$21,433 - $84,725
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 7
Hourly Data $0$58
Hourly Rate $10.11 - $31.00
Overtime $17.76 - $58.72
Annual Data $0$84K
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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$21,433 - $84,725
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 34

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About Atlanta, Georgia

Fulton County, Georgia
463,875
Male:
223,960 (48.3%)
Female:
239,915 (51.7%)
Atlanta is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated 2015 population of 463,878. Atlanta is the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5,522,942 people and the ninth largest metropolitan area in the United States. Atlanta is the county seat of Fulton County, and a small portion of the city extends eastward into DeKalb County. Atlanta was established in 1837 at the intersection of two railroad lines, and the city rose from the ashes of the American Civil War to become a national center of commerce. In the decades following the Civil Rights Movement, during which the city earned a reputation as "too busy to hate" for the relatively progressive views of some of its citizens and leaders compared to other cities in the Deep South Atlanta attained international prominence. Atlanta is the primary transportation hub of...
Atlanta:
$50,210
Georgia:
$51,244
$981
Atlanta:
$241,200
Georgia:
$159,300
4.8%

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Key Stats for Welder

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Welder Salaries

National Average
$36,000

▼6%

Mid-Career
▼8%

▼12%

Skills That Affect Welder Salaries

Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) Welding
▲88%


Pipe Welding
▲11%

Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW)
▲9%

Arc Welding
▲6%

Fluxed Core Arc Welding (FCAW)
▲6%

National Average
$36,000

Welding
▼1%


Blueprints
▼9%

Plasma Cutting
▼10%

Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding
▼13%

Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW)
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 53%
dental benefits
Dental: 37%
vision benefits
Vision: 32%
no benefits
None: 37%
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