Average Early-Career Welder with Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) Skills Hourly Pay in Cincinnati, Ohio

$17.92
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 Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) skills in Cincinnati, Ohio is $17.92.
25%
$14.74
MEDIAN
$17.92
75%
$20.35
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
$15 - $20
Total Pay
$35,523 - $52,883

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 that pay less than market rate include Blueprints, Manufacturing Fabrication, Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) Welding, Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding and Welding.
Employees with Welder in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 17.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (9.8% more) and Newport News, Virginia (4.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in San Antonio, Texas (15.7% less), Atlanta, Georgia (8.8% less) and Indianapolis, Indiana (1.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 5 survey responses.
Late Career
100.0%