$60,314
Avg. Salary
$22.51
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,471

Bonus

$2,948

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Welding Supervisor is $22.51 per hour.

The average pay for a Welding Supervisor is $60,314 per year.

10%
$16.67
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$22.51
50%
$30.76
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MEDIAN $22.51
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$45k
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$60k
50%
$86k
90%
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MEDIAN $60,314
$44,570 - $85,522
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$86K
MEDIAN: $60,314
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$0$85K
Salary $44,570 - $85,522
Bonus $0.00 - $5,096
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $8,292
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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$38,804 - $79,959
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 129
Hourly Data $0$45
Hourly Rate $16.67 - $30.76
Hourly Tips $1.27
Overtime $22.39 - $45.50
Annual Data $0$79K
Bonus $0.00 - $5,096
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $8,292
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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$38,804 - $79,959
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 289

Job Description for Welding Supervisor

Welding supervisors are in charge of supervising welding performance and project completion on behalf of their company. They are responsible for overseeing welding tasks to make sure they meet safety requirements, production schedules and budgets, and product quality requirements. They communicate with welders and others within their organization to reach all organizational goals in a timely manner. Welding supervisors use their strong technical knowledge to recommend changes and anticipate issues with the welding process.

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Welding Supervisor Tasks
  • Oversee staff, hiring, discipline, and safety issues for a welding department.
  • Handle emergent daily problems.
  • Schedule production activities and maintain inventory to increase production and quality.
  • Set maintenance schedules and equipment tolerances, and ensure a safe operating environment.

Welding Supervisor Job Listings

Popular Skills for Welding Supervisor


Survey results imply that Welding Supervisors put a diverse skill set to use. Most notably, skills in Blueprints, Tungsten Inert Gas Welding, Welding, and Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding are correlated to pay that is above average. Those listing Robotic Welding as a skill should be prepared for drastically lower pay. Fluxed Core Arc Welding and Aluminum Welding also typically command lower compensation. It is often found that people who know Metal Inert Gas Welding are also skilled in Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) Welding.

Pay by Experience Level for Welding Supervisor

Pay by Experience for a Welding Supervisor has a positive trend. An entry-level Welding Supervisor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 51 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Welding Supervisor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 64 salaries. An experienced Welding Supervisor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 92 salaries. A Welding Supervisor with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $57,000 based on 71 salaries.

Welding Supervisor Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Welding Supervisor?

Welding Supervisor in Portland:
"Bad traffic."
Pros: Close to home
Cons: Traffic

Welding Supervisor in Ann Arbor:
"Good place to work."
Pros: Close to everything
Cons: Traffic

Welding Supervisor in Kochi:
"I am worked unde the Kochin shipyard."
Pros: Good communication and good place also supporting and good leading our management .We are together hardwork.
Cons: Not get a good salary.long time traveling.

Welding Supervisor in Philipsburg:
"Attention to detail."
Pay attention to details, double and triple check all work orders and blueprints.

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Key Stats for Welding Supervisor

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 106 votes.
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
34%

Experience Affects Welding Supervisor Salaries

▲7%

▼0%

National Average
$54,000

▼2%

▼8%

Skills That Affect Welding Supervisor Salaries

▲4%


▲2%

National Average
$54,000


Aluminum Welding
▼15%

Fluxed Core Arc Welding (FCAW)
▼17%

Robotic Welding
▼24%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 106 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
34%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 49%
no benefits
None: 20%