Best state for a recent welding graduate?

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MPinkham in Wichita, Kansas

90 months ago

My girlfriend and I are looking to move to a state that has more welding opportunities than wichita has to offer me. We figure that moving to a state that generally has a lot of welding work will make finding a job easier, because there is nothing in Wichita. My girlfriend was telling me about TX and the BP strike but I would like the opinions of those who have been out in the field.

Thank you!

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judybean in Niles, Michigan

74 months ago

My fiance and I lived in Houston, TX for 11 months and he could not find a welding job. He had 2 jobs offered right away in Michigan.

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kim0215 in Phoenix, Arizona

59 months ago

Tennessee, more specifically Chattanooga. We are relocating out that way from AZ because of all the welding and fabrication buisnesses there.

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ironhorse in Cary, North Carolina

53 months ago

i'm in raleigh nc, there are welding jobs here if you don't mind making 1998 wages. i have 37 years of welding exp. and so far the only offers are for $15 an hour. sorry but i/m much more valuable than that.

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