Welder Salaries

3,577 SalariesUpdated May 17, 2021

Average Base Pay
$41,780 / yr
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How much does a Welder make?

The national average salary for a Welder is $41,780 in United States. Filter by location to see Welder salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 3,577 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Welder employees.

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Structural Welder$46K

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Welder

US Army

$49,150/yr

Range: $22K - $56K

251 salaries

$49,150/yr
$22K$56K

Welder - Hourly

Aerotek

$22/hr

Range: $16 - $34

103 salaries

$22/hr
$16$34

Welder - Hourly

Express Employment Professionals

$18/hr

Range: $11 - $24

54 salaries

$18/hr
$11$24

Welder

Republic Services

$54,762/yr

Range: $52K - $66K

53 salaries

$54,762/yr
$52K$66K

Welder

Waste Management

$61,407/yr

Range: $44K - $68K

39 salaries

$61,407/yr
$44K$68K

Welder - Hourly

Trinity Industries

$19/hr

Range: $14 - $23

37 salaries

$19/hr
$14$23

Welder - Hourly

Sabre Industries

$18/hr

Range: $16 - $24

26 salaries

$18/hr
$16$24

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Welder - Hourly

Manpower

$17/hr

Range: $12 - $25

23 salaries

$17/hr
$12$25

Welder - Hourly

Caterpillar

$21/hr

Range: $17 - $34

21 salaries

$21/hr
$17$34

Welder - Hourly

Morgan Corporation

$19/hr

Range: $15 - $24

21 salaries

$19/hr
$15$24

Welder - Hourly

Tenneco

$21/hr

Range: $16 - $26

18 salaries

$21/hr
$16$26

Welder - Hourly

Workbox Staffing

$16/hr

Range: $8 - $19

18 salaries

$16/hr
$8$19

Welder - Hourly

GE

$28/hr

Range: $21 - $39

17 salaries

$28/hr
$21$39

Welder

AECOM

$51,514/yr

Range: $46K - $60K

17 salaries

$51,514/yr
$46K$60K

Welder - Hourly

Ascend Staffing

$16/hr

Range: $14 - $24

16 salaries

$16/hr
$14$24

Welder - Hourly

General Dynamics Electric Boat

$19/hr

Range: $14 - $27

16 salaries

$19/hr
$14$27

Welder - Hourly

Huntington Ingalls Industries

$23/hr

Range: $19 - $28

15 salaries

$23/hr
$19$28

Welder

Flowserve

$46,657/yr

Range: $39K - $63K

14 salaries

$46,657/yr
$39K$63K

Welder - Hourly

Polaris

$19/hr

Range: $15 - $26

14 salaries

$19/hr
$15$26

Welder - Hourly

Worthington Industries

$22/hr

Range: $19 - $27

13 salaries

$22/hr
$19$27

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent welder salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$13
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A Welder in the Macon, GA Area area reported making $13 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Macon, GA Area area
Contract
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$14
hourly
A Welder in the Ocala, FL Area area reported making $14 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Ocala, FL Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$17
hourly
A Welder/Fabricator in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Phoenix, AZ Area area
Self-Employed
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$46,563
per year
A Welder/Fabricator in the Manhattan, KS Area area reported making $46,563 per year
Additional Pay
$500 profit sharing
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Manhattan, KS Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$22
hourly
A Structural Welder in the Mobile, AL Area area reported making $22 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Mobile, AL Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$22
hourly
A Mig Welder in the Sacramento, CA Area area reported making $22 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Sacramento, CA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$45,000
per year
A Welder in the Port St. Lucie, FL Area area reported making $45,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Port St. Lucie, FL Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private