The average pay for a Welder, Cutter, Solderer, Or Brazer with Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) skills is $22.92 per hour.
The average pay for a Welder, Cutter, Solderer, Or Brazer with Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) skills is $40,000 per year.
|Hourly Rate||$13.91 - $33.98|
|Overtime||$26.59 - $59.60|
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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).)
|$29,315 - $95,622|
Job Description for Welder, Cutter, Solderer, or Brazer
A welder, cutter, solderer, or brazer is a longer title for the position that most people simply call welding. Some welders exclusively weld, but others are required to cut, solder, and/or braze as part of their job. Either way, the most important part of being a welder is safety, and one must always fulfill the quality requirements as well.Read More...
A welder’s job consists of following a blueprint or plan and joining pieces of metal together to fulfill that plan. A welder will also be asked to fabricate structural products with minimal supervision, as well as fabricating complex items with some supervision. A welder is also expected to know how to use common layout tools. A welder is expected to know how to identify materials and to maintain the equipment they use. A welder must know the practices and guidelines of several different welding techniques. A welder is also supposed to know how to communicate efficiently with others and how to follow written and oral directions.
The education needed for becoming a welder includes a high school diploma, as well as certification in AWS welding processes. Some experience is always preferred. Being a welder is very physical work. The duties of welders often require them to sit, twist, climb, and stoop in indoor and outdoor environments. The welder must be able to routinely pick up objects. (Copyright 2019 PayScale.com)
- Use hand-welding, flame-cutting, hand soldering, or brazing equipment.
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