Welder in Nashville, Tennessee Salary

The average pay for a Welder in Nashville, Tennessee is $17.65 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Manufacturing Fabrication, Welding, and Plasma Cutting.

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About Nashville, Tennessee

Davidson County, Tennessee
626,681
Nashville is the capital of the U.S. state of Tennessee and the county seat of Davidson County. It is located on the Cumberland River in the north central part of the state. The city is a center for the music, healthcare, publishing, banking and transportation industries, and home to numerous colleges and universities. Reflecting the city's position in state government, Nashville is home to the Tennessee Supreme Court's courthouse for Middle Tennessee. It is known as a center of the country music industry, earning it the nickname "Music City U.S.A." Since 1963, Nashville has had a consolidated city-county government which includes six smaller municipalities in a two-tier system. Nashville is governed by a mayor, vice-mayor, and 40-member Metropolitan Council. Thirty-five of the members are elected from single-member districts; five are elected at-large. According to 2015 estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau, the total consolidated city-county population stood at 678,889. The "balance"...

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Key Stats for Welder

1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
44%
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Skills That Affect Welder Salaries

Manufacturing Fabrication
▲2%

National Average
$49,000

Welding
▼11%

Plasma Cutting
▼13%

Aluminum Welding
▼21%

Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding
▼24%

Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW)
▼24%

Fluxed Core Arc Welding (FCAW)
▼25%

Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW)
▼27%

Blueprints
▼28%

Arc Welding
▼47%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
44%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
vision benefits
Vision: 29%
no benefits
None: 29%
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