The average pay for a Welding Instructor is $49,694 per year.

$37,625 - $74,823
$38K
$50K
$75K
MEDIAN: $49,694
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$16.89 - $40.85
$17
$25
$41
MEDIAN: $25.21
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$37,625 - $74,823  
   
Bonus
$4,500  
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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$37,290 - $80,616  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 91
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$16.89 - $40.85  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.92  
Overtime
$38.30  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$4,500  
   
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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$37,290 - $80,616  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 38

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Job Description for Welding Instructor

A welding instructor is a teacher and trainer who specializes in teaching welding techniques and proper procedures for joining metals. They typically work in technical or trade school programs to provide training to prospective metalworkers, pipe-fitters, machinists, and other skilled laborers who need a proper foundation in welding work for their careers. Welding instructors also offer basics and background information regarding metallurgy, including some basic physics about how welding can be affected by a range of factors.

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Pay by Experience Level for Welding Instructor

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Key Stats for Welding Instructor

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
043
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
43%
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Experience Affects Welding Instructor Salaries



National Average
$51,000



Skills That Affect Welding Instructor Salaries

Fluxed Core Arc Welding (FCAW)
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National Average
$51,000




Welding
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Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW)
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
43%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
dental benefits
None: 21%
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