Welder in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Salary

The average pay for a Welder in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is $18.46 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW), Manufacturing Fabrication, Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) Welding, Aluminum Welding, and Fluxed Core Arc Welding (FCAW). Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$14.50 - $28.50
$14
$20
$28
MEDIAN: $19.89
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Hourly Data $0$40
Hourly Rate $14.50 - $28.50
Overtime $32.61
Annual Data $0$66K
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$31,933 - $66,102
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 19

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About Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
1,567,442
Male:
741,270 (47.3%)
Female:
826,172 (52.7%)
Philadelphia (/ˌfɪləˈdɛlfiə/) is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the fifth-most populous in the United States, with an estimated population in 2014 of 1,560,297. In the Northeastern United States, at the confluence of the Delaware and Schuylkill rivers, Philadelphia is the economic and cultural anchor of the Delaware Valley, a metropolitan area home to 7.2 million people and the eighth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. In 1682, William Penn founded the city to serve as capital of the Pennsylvania Colony. Philadelphia played an instrumental role in the American Revolution as a meeting place for the Founding Fathers of the United States, who signed the Declaration of Independence in 1776 and the Constitution in 1787. Philadelphia was one of the nation's capitals in the Revolutionary War, and served as temporary U.S. capital while Washington, D.C., was under construction. In the 19th century, Philadelphia became a major industrial center...
Philadelphia:
$41,233
Pennsylvania:
$55,702
$952
Philadelphia:
$150,700
Pennsylvania:
$170,600
6.6%

Welder Job Listings

Key Stats for Welder

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
20%
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Experience Affects Welder Salaries

▲6%

National Average
$41,000

Entry-Level
▼11%

Skills That Affect Welder Salaries

Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW)
▲57%

Manufacturing Fabrication
▲28%

Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) Welding
▲26%

Aluminum Welding
▲26%

Fluxed Core Arc Welding (FCAW)
▲16%

Arc Welding
▲14%

Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW)
▲14%

Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding
▲11%

Welding
▲6%

Blueprints
▲1%

National Average
$41,000

Plasma Cutting
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
no benefits
None: 33%
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