$77,091
Avg. Salary
$26.65
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$3,966

Profit Sharing

$3,052

The average pay for a Welding Engineer with Welding skills is $26.65 per hour.

The average pay for a Welding Engineer with Welding skills is $77,091 per year.

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$27
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$68
90%
MEDIAN $27
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MEDIAN $77,091
$58,372 - $108,082
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MEDIAN: $77,091
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$0$119K
Salary $58,372 - $108,082
Bonus $989 - $12,533
Profit Sharing $912 - $20,203
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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$55,819 - $119,301
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 8 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 224
Hourly Data $0$73
Hourly Rate $11.94 - $68.43
Overtime $24.16 - $73.40
Annual Data $0$119K
Bonus $989 - $12,533
Profit Sharing $912 - $20,203
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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$55,819 - $119,301
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 8 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 36

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.

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Pay by Experience Level for Welding Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Welding Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Welding Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $72,000 based on 82 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Welding Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $78,000 based on 42 salaries. An experienced Welding Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $99,000 based on 25 salaries. A Welding Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $105,000 based on 21 salaries.

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
4 %
Male
96 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 49 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
17%

Experience Affects Welding Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲33%

Experienced
▲27%

National Average
$79,000

Mid-Career
▼1%

▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 49 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 5%