Average Welder with Manufacturing Fabrication Skills Hourly Pay in Atlanta, Georgia

$17.33
Avg. Hourly Rate
$2,945
Bonus
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The average hourly pay for a Welder with Manufacturing Fabrication skills in Atlanta, Georgia is $17.33.
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$13.28
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$17.33
90%
$27.40
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$13 - $27
Bonus
$0 - $2,945
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$27,863 - $57,617
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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.

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Popular Skills for Welder

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

Pay by Experience Level for Welder

An early career Welder with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.63 based on 9 salaries. A mid-career Welder with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.00 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Welder with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.65 based on 8 salaries.
Employees with Welder in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 23.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Minneapolis, Minnesota (22.9% more) and Denver, Colorado (17.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Tucson, Arizona (10.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 24 survey responses.
Early Career
37.5%
Mid Career
29.2%
Experienced
33.3%