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Welding Certification

We asked 10,685 job seekers about their Welding Certification. This is what they told us:

  • 57% of job seekers said "help my career progression" was the biggest reason for earning their Welding Certification
  • 78% said earning their Welding Certification helped them make more money
  • 74% said earning their Welding Certification helped them get a job
  • 95% said they would recommend a family member or friend earn their Welding Certification

What are people saying about getting a Welding Certification?

Did this certification help you make more money?

Based on 10,677 responses

78% said earning their Welding Certification helped them make more money

Did this certification help you get a job?

Based on 10,676 responses

74% said earning their Welding Certification helped them get a job

Would you recommend this certification?

Based on 10,677 responses

95% said they would recommend a family member or friend earn their Welding Certification

Why did you decide to earn your Welding Certification?

Based on 10,685 responses

Required for my current job

18%

Make more money

47%

Changing careers

22%

Get an edge over other candidates

19%

Help my career progression

57%

Other

15%

What was your job title after earning this certification?

Based on 7,734 responses

Welder View jobs

29%

Fabricator/Welder View jobs

23%

Welder/Fitter View jobs

4%

Certified Welder View jobs

3%

Welder Helper View jobs

2%

What do people wish they knew before earning their Welding Certification?

7,678 people answered

“I wish I new I could have did a pipe fitter apprenticeship”

July 14, 2020

“That it was not at hard as I thought it was.”

July 14, 2020

“I wish I would of made sure welding is what I wanted to do.”

July 14, 2020

“You have to have a lot of Patience and also be able to multi-task”

July 14, 2020

“Knew more about welding and getting more Experience in welding”

July 13, 2020

What advice would you give to someone interested in earning their Welding Certification?

8,031 people answered

“Take extra time on fabricating your welds.”

July 14, 2020

“It’s a lot of studying and hard work.”

July 14, 2020

“Try to learn more about welding before you went In to the career”

July 13, 2020

“Do a lot of research on what type of safety gear, tools, and cloths you'll need , it tends to run costly but necessary.”

July 13, 2020

“The advice ill give a family or friend that is interested in earning the same certificate, i will tell them to go for it.”

July 13, 2020

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