Welder Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 16,347 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: November 11, 2019
Average salary
$17.90 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$35.50
Salary Distribution

How much does a Welder make in the United States?

The average salary for a Welder is $17.90 per hour in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 16,347 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Welder employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Welder is less than 1 year.
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Welder salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$27.99 per hour
28 salaries
$27.48 per hour
38 salaries
$23.58 per hour
8 salaries
$21.12 per hour
$20.47 per hour
8 salaries
$33.25 per hour
$26.88 per hour
$23.36 per hour
$20.44 per hour
6 salaries
$20.70 per hour
Welder salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$20.14 per hour
$19.45 per hour
$21.74 per hour
$17.89 per hour
$24.33 per hour

Job openings for Welder

  • WELDERS WANTED - GREAT BENEFITS!
    Pro Line Machining
    5.0
    Gillette, WY
    $50,000 - $120,000 a year
  • WELDER 3796
    City of Los Angeles, CA
    4.4
    City of Los Angeles, CA
    $85,639 - $107,406 a year
  • WELDER
    US Department of the Navy
    4.3
    San Diego, CA
    $23.21 - $36.82 an hour
  • Bridge & Building Welder
    Union Pacific
    3.0
    Stockton, CA
    $27.71 an hour
  • STICK WELDERS NEEDED
    Legacy Group Holdings, LLC
    4.3
    Mobile, AL
  • Welder
    MONTERREY IRON & METAL
    San Antonio, TX
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