Average Welder Hourly Pay at Tenneco Inc

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The average hourly pay for a Welder at Tenneco Inc is $18.51.
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Hourly Rate
$15 - $21
Profit Sharing
$0 - $400
Total Pay
$33,503 - $45,823

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Job Description for Welder

Welder Tasks
  • Cut or join together metal pieces using manual or semi-automatic welding machines.
  • Safely set up and operate welding machines and other shop equipment.
  • Follow blueprints to arrange metal pieces and temporarily fix them into position before welding.
The top respondents for the job title Welder are from the companies Caterpillar, Inc., General Electric Co (GE) and Trinity Inc. Reported salaries are highest at Huntington Ingalls Industries where the average pay is $25.32. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include General Electric Co (GE) and Caterpillar, Inc., earning around $21.95 and $19.87, respectively. Great Dane Trailers LLC pays the lowest at around $15.73. Eaton Corporation and Trinity Inc also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $16.89 and $17.51, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Welder

Skills in Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding, Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) Welding, Aluminum Welding and Manufacturing Fabrication are correlated to pay that is above average.