Average Welder with Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) Welding Skills Hourly Pay

$19.13
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
10%
$14.73
MEDIAN
$19.13
90%
$27.99

The average hourly pay for a Welder is $19.13

Hourly Rate
$15 - $28
Bonus
$196 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$352 - $5k
Commission
$0 - $12k
Total Pay
$31k - $63k
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What Do Welders Do?

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.
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Gender Breakdown

Male
95.7%
Female
4.3%
Prefer to self-define
0.1%
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Common Health Benefits

Medical

70%

Dental

57%

Vision

48%

None

29%