How much does a Welder I make in the United States? The average Welder I salary in the United States is $42,936 as of July 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $38,322 and $48,379. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.
Welder I joins, fabricates, and repairs metal and other weldable material by applying appropriate welding techniques and operating various welding devices. Interprets blueprints, specifications, diagrams or schematics to determine appropriate welding process. Being a Welder I inspects completed welds to determine structural soundness. Familiar with and complies with all safety requirements and protocols for working in a hazardous environment. Additionally, Welder I may be required to complete an apprenticeship and/or formal training in area of specialty. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Welder I gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. To be a Welder I typically requires 1-3 years of related experience or may have 0 years of experience plus an associates degree, or additional training, or certification. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description
Arconic Inc. engineers, manufactures, and sells lightweight metals worldwide. The company operate in three segments: Engineered Products and Solutions, Global Rolled Products, and Transportation and Construction Solutions. The Engineered Products and Solutions segment produces and sells fastening systems and seamless r... More
Howmet Aerospace Inc.
Fiscal Year Ended in 2019
What does a Welder I do?
Welder I in Albany, OR
Communicate openly and strive for peak performance in daily tasks.
December 31, 2019
Performs all critical and aesthetic welds that include plenums and major structural welds.
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Welder I in the United States. The base salary for Welder I ranges from $38,322 to $48,379 with the average base salary of $42,936. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $38,895 to $49,258 with the average total cash compensation of $43,700.