Average Early-Career Welder with Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding Skills Hourly Pay in Cleveland, Ohio

$16.62
Avg. Hourly Rate
Help us gather more data! Find out what you're worth.
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Welder with Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding skills in Cleveland, Ohio is $16.62.
10%
$12.08
MEDIAN
$16.62
90%
$21.85
Is Welder your job title? Find out what you should be paid
Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.What's this?
How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
United States (change)
Hourly Rate
$12 - $22
Total Pay
$25,127 - $47,922

Your Market Worth Over Time

How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.

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.

Welder Job Listings

Search for more jobs
Search

Popular Skills for Welder

Skills in Welding, Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) Welding and Manufacturing Fabrication are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Blueprints and Fluxed Core Arc Welding (FCAW).

Pay by Experience Level for Welder

An experienced Welder with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $18.53 based on 7 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $19.
Employees with Welder in their job title in Minneapolis, Minnesota earn an average of 18.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (6.8% more) and Milwaukee, Wisconsin (3.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Cincinnati, Ohio (5.8% less), Chicago, Illinois (4.6% less) and Fort Worth, Texas (2.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 13 survey responses.
Experienced
53.8%
Late Career
46.2%