Welder in Lafayette, Indiana Salary

A Welder in Lafayette, Indiana earns an average wage of $15.20 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$11.07 - $29.80
$11
$16
$30
MEDIAN: $16.44
10%
50%
90%

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Hourly Data $0$35
Hourly Rate $11.07 - $29.80
Overtime $23.05
Annual Data $0$63K
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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$27,866 - $63,704
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 10

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About Lafayette, Indiana

Tippecanoe County, Indiana
71,170
Male:
34,313 (48.2%)
Female:
36,857 (51.8%)
Lafayette (/ˌlɑːfiːˈɛt/ or lah-fee-YET) is a city in and the county seat of Tippecanoe County, Indiana, United States, located 63 miles (101 km) northwest of Indianapolis and 105 miles (169 km) southeast of Chicago. West Lafayette, on the other side of the Wabash River, is home to Purdue University, which contributes significantly to both communities. Together, Lafayette and West Lafayette form the core of the Lafayette, Indiana Metropolitan Statistical Area. According to the 2010 United States Census, the population of Lafayette was 67,140, roughly a 19% increase from 56,397 in 2000. Meanwhile, the 2010 U.S. Census pegged the year-round (excluding Purdue University students) population of West Lafayette at 29,596 and a Tippecanoe County population of 172,780. When European explorers arrived at the area around what is now Tippecanoe County, it was inhabited by a tribe of Miami Indians known as the Ouiatenon or Weas. In 1717, the French government established Fort Ouiatenon across...
Lafayette:
$41,328
Indiana:
$50,532
$737
Lafayette:
$106,300
Indiana:
$131,000
4.4%

Welder Job Listings

Key Stats for Welder

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
10%
20 years or more
40%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Welder Salaries

Experienced
▲9%

National Average
$41,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Welder Salaries

National Average
$41,000

Plasma Cutting
▼4%

Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding
▼6%

Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW)
▼8%

Aluminum Welding
▼8%

Blueprints
▼10%

Welding
▼18%

Manufacturing Fabrication
▼22%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
10%
20 years or more
40%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 80%
no benefits
None: 20%
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