$64,659
Avg. Salary
$25.28
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for an Underwater Welder is $25.28 per hour.

The average pay for an Underwater Welder is $64,659 per year.

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$17.75
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MEDIAN $64,659
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$0$126K
Salary $37,608 - $126,271
Bonus $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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$37,723 - $126,271
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 35
Hourly Data $0$51
Hourly Rate $17.75 - $49.66
Overtime $1.71 - $51.68
Annual Data $0$126K
Bonus $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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$37,723 - $126,271
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 20

Job Description for Underwater Welder

Underwater welders are responsible for installing and repairing pipelines and rigs, often relating to the oil and gas industry. Advanced skills in scuba diving are necessary for this position, and these welders should also be certified as commercial divers, which can be done by attending a specialized commercial diving school. Certification as a welder is also necessary, as well as knowledge of both dry and wet welding.

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Key Stats for Underwater Welder

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
9%

Experience Affects Underwater Welder Salaries

Mid-Career
▲13%

Experienced
▲1%

National Average
$65,000

Entry-Level
▼22%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 6%