Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Welder make in Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$44,646 / yrTotal Pay
$41,919 / yrBase Pay
$2,727 / yrAdditional Pay

$44,646

 / yr
$32K$63K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Welder is $44,646 per year in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN area, with an average salary of $41,919 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $2,727 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

How accurate does $44,646 look to you?

Your input helps Glassdoor refine our pay estimates over time.

Total Pay Trajectory

For Welder in Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN

$44,646 /yr
Welder
$61,567 /yr
Senior Welder
$52,622 /yr
Lead Welder
See Full Career Path

Download as data table

Related Job Titles

For Welder in Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN

Some related job titles are Structural Welder Salaries with median pay of $56,557, Tig Welder Salaries with median pay of $45,238, Welder/Fabricator Salaries with median pay of $44,224, Welding Salaries with median pay of $54,144.

What are total pay estimates for a Welder at different companies in Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN?

or
Sort:
Company
Jobs
Total Pay Range
Caterpillar
4.0
WelderSee 2 salaries from this location

$33

 / hr

$76,892

 / yr

$28

 / hr

$30

 / hr

$32

 / hr

$28

 / hr

$31

 / hr

Is this salary info helpful?

Let’s pay it forward! The Glassdoor community relies on people like you to share accurate salary info to promote fair compensation everywhere

Share Salary Anonymously

$33

 / hr

$28

 / hr

$52,988

 / yr

$27

 / hr

$29

 / hr

$59,966

 / yr

$27

 / hr

$27

 / hr

$29

 / hr

$31

 / hr

$32

 / hr

$28

 / hr

$27

 / hr
Download as data table
Viewing 1 - 20 of 40

Glassdoor Economist Pay Overview

What is the pay outlook for Skilled Labor & Manufacturing?

Skilled labor jobs like manufacturing, construction and warehousing are in high demand. Warehousing and logistics jobs are projected to grow rapidly with the growth of e-commerce and often pay higher salaries than other jobs that don't require a college degree. While a college degree is not generally required, training in new skills or earning certifications and licenses can be a way to earn a higher salary. While job opportunities are projected to grow, automation remains a risk to the long-term job outlook.

How does the Welder salary in Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN compare to the national average salary in US for the same job?

The average salary for a Welder in US is $43,014 per year based on 4,066 salary contributions, which is 4.95% less than the salary for a Welder in Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN. The cost of living and the local demand for the work are among the factors affecting wages. The top 3 companies in US where a Welder gets the highest compensation are Apple Inc., mid ohio pipeline and Clean Harbors, Inc.. Bigger companies typically pay 20.31% more than smaller companies for a Welder.

Recent Salaries Shared

For welder in Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN

Salary Share
Anonymously share your pay to help the community

Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date or Time

Metal Fabricator

Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN

 | 1-3 years

$20

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Production Welder

Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN

 | 1-3 years

$28

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Welder/Fabricator

Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN

 | 1-3 years

$20,000

/yr

Submitted 2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago
Welder/Fabricator

Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN

 | 4-6 years

$60,000

/yr

Submitted 6 days ago

4-6 years
6 days ago
FOH

Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN

 | 4-6 years

$12

/hr

Submitted 6 days ago

4-6 years
6 days ago
Welder/Fabricator

Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN

 | 15+ years

$532

/hr

$32 | $500

Submitted 6 days ago

15+ years
6 days ago
Welder/Fabricator

Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN

 | 7-9 years

$32

/hr

Submitted 7 days ago

7-9 years
7 days ago
Welder

Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN

 | 4-6 years

$36

/hr

Submitted 11 days ago

4-6 years
11 days ago
Tig Welder, Fabricator

Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN

 | 1-3 years

$19

/hr

Submitted 13 days ago

1-3 years
13 days ago

Welder pay FAQ in Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN

The average salary for a Welder is $41,919 per year in Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN. Salaries estimates are based on 6629 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Welder employees in Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN.

The highest salary for a Welder in Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN is $57,888 per year.

The lowest salary for a Welder in Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN is $30,355 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Welder or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Welder.