Late-Career Welder, Cutter, Solderer, or Brazer Salary

Pay for Late-Career Welders sits in the ballpark of $22.82 per hour. Health benefits are not enjoyed by everyone in this line of work, and about a fourth lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by a fair number and dental coverage is claimed by more than half. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Late-Career Welders. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$30,521 - $63,871
$40K
MEDIAN: $40,147
50%

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$13.95 - $34.80
$14
$23
$35
MEDIAN: $22.92
10%
50%
90%

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$0$98K
Salary $40,147
Bonus $2,500
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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$29,252 - $98,612
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 8
Hourly Data $0$51
Hourly Rate $13.95 - $34.80
Overtime $21.82 - $51.34
Annual Data $0$98K
Bonus $2,500
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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$29,252 - $98,612
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 55

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Key Stats for Welder, Cutter, Solderer, or Brazer

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
20 years or more
100%
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Skills That Affect Welder, Cutter, Solderer, or Brazer Salaries

Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) Welding
▲32%

Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW)
▲27%

Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding
▲15%

Machine Operation
▲14%

Plasma Cutting
▲2%

Arc Welding
▼0%

Blueprints
▼0%

Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW)
▼0%

Fluxed Core Arc Welding (FCAW)
▼0%

National Average
$51,000

Aluminum Welding
▼2%

Welding
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
no benefits
None: 18%
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