Mid-Career Welder in Houston, Texas Salary

A Mid-Career Welder in Houston, Texas earns an average wage of $21.78 per hour. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Aluminum Welding, Plasma Cutting, Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW), and Arc Welding.

$39,305 - $96,967
$70K
MEDIAN: $70,000
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$14.54 - $26.10
$15
$20
$26
MEDIAN: $19.74
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$0$98K
Salary $70,000
Total Pay (?
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).
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$27,616 - $98,754
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6
Hourly Data $0$37
Hourly Rate $14.54 - $26.10
Hourly Tips $1.88
Overtime $33.37
Annual Data $0$98K
Total Pay (?
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).
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$27,616 - $98,754
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 26

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
4.0%

Welder Job Listings

Key Stats for Welder

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
5-9 years
78%
10-19 years
22%
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Skills That Affect Welder Salaries

Aluminum Welding
▲60%

Plasma Cutting
▲46%

Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW)
▲36%

Arc Welding
▲29%

Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding
▲21%

Fluxed Core Arc Welding (FCAW)
▲21%

Pipe Welding
▲19%

Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW)
▲18%

Welding
▲16%

Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) Welding
▲16%

Manufacturing Fabrication
▲11%

National Average
$43,000

Blueprints
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 38%
no benefits
None: 23%
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