The average wage for a Welder in Calgary, Alberta is C$29.66 per hour.

C$29,479 - C$48,834
C$38K
MEDIAN: C$38,000
50%
C$20.00 - C$40.77
C$20
C$31
C$41
MEDIAN: C$31.13
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$93K
Salary C$38,000
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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C$36,851 - C$93,756
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6
Hourly Data C$0C$63
Hourly Rate C$20.00 - C$40.77
Overtime C$17.36 - C$63.93
Annual Data C$0C$93K
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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C$36,851 - C$93,756
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 29

Welder Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Welder

Pay by Experience for a Welder has a positive trend. An entry-level Welder with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$55,000 based on 21 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Welder with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$65,000 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Welder which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$68,000 based on 8 salaries. A Welder with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$85,000 based on 5 salaries.

Welder Reviews

Q: What is it like working in Calgary?

Welder in Calgary:
"Expensive. I make over 100k a year and can't afford a house."
Pros: Great oil and gas opportunities.
Cons: Boom and bust life. No matter how much money you make save for that rainy day because it always comes.

Key Stats for Welder

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
9%

Experience Affects Welder Salaries

Late-Career
▲30%

▲4%

National Average
C$65,000

▼1%

▼16%

Skills That Affect Welder Salaries




National Average
C$65,000


Welding
▼2%

Aluminum Welding
▼17%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 45%
no benefits
None: 18%