$69,511
Avg. Salary
$26.46
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$2,514

Profit Sharing

$2,021

The average pay for a Welding Engineer is $26.46 per hour.

The average pay for a Welding Engineer is $69,511 per year.

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MEDIAN $69,511
$51,213 - $87,657
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MEDIAN: $69,511
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$13.53 - $50.24
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$0$93K
Salary $51,213 - $87,657
Bonus $493 - $9,836
Profit Sharing $200 - $17,362
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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$48,943 - $93,928
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 259
Hourly Data $0$57
Hourly Rate $13.53 - $50.24
Overtime $23.58 - $57.39
Annual Data $0$93K
Bonus $493 - $9,836
Profit Sharing $200 - $17,362
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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$48,943 - $93,928
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 54

Job Description for Welding Engineer

Welding engineering requires a great deal of strength and determination, and these engineers are trained to handle a variety of welding techniques, maintain overall quality, and produce wells. They must always stay up-to-date with current codes and regulations to maintain a safe environment for all employees.

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Welding Engineer Tasks

  • Evaluate current welding techniques and processes and make recommendations for enhancements.
  • Remain current in state-of-the-field advancements and incorporate new techniques as appropriate.
  • Ensure all procedures and designs meet regulations and requirements.
  • Design and develop new welding techniques, equipment, or fabrication procedures.

Welding Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $70,291

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Welding Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working in Detroit?

Welding Engineer in Detroit:
Pros: Lots of opportunities close by, at competitive wages.
Cons: Expensive insurance, and it's Detroit.

Welding Engineer in Ogden:
"Living the dream."
Pros: Blue collar environment, hard work.
Cons: Dealing with corporate politics.

Key Stats for Welding Engineer

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 34 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
19%

Skills That Affect Welding Engineer Salaries

Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW)
▲4%

▲3%

Robotic Welding
▲3%

National Average
$70,000

Manufacturing Process Engineering
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 34 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 8%