Fabricator with Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding Skills Salary

An average Fabricator with Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding skills can expect to take home roughly $16.88 per hour. Residence and tenure each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Work is enjoyable for Fabricators with Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding skills, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Health benefits are not enjoyed by everyone in this line of work, and more than a third lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by a majority and dental coverage is claimed by more than two-fifths. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$33,569 - $63,023
$34K
$45K
$63K
MEDIAN: $45,255
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$12.97 - $22.89
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MEDIAN: $16.95
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$0$63K
Salary $33,569 - $63,023
Bonus $198 - $2,051
Profit Sharing $1,550
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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$29,226 - $56,780
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 22
Hourly Data $0$33
Hourly Rate $12.97 - $22.89
Overtime $19.04 - $33.26
Annual Data $0$56K
Bonus $198 - $2,051
Profit Sharing $1,550
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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$29,226 - $56,780
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 276

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Pay by Experience Level for Fabricator

Pay by Experience for a Fabricator has a positive trend. An entry-level Fabricator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $35,000 based on 125 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Fabricator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 91 salaries. An experienced Fabricator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 73 salaries. A Fabricator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 31 salaries.

Key Stats for Fabricator

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 79 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
15%

Experience Affects Fabricator Salaries

Late-Career
▲14%

Experienced
▲13%

Mid-Career
▲4%

National Average
$40,000

Entry-Level
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 79 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 45%
vision benefits
Vision: 36%
no benefits
None: 32%