Weld Inspector Salary in the United States

How much does a Weld Inspector make in the United States? The average Weld Inspector salary in the United States is $60,906 as of May 31, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $53,259 and $69,926. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

What is a Weld Inspector?

Weld quality assurance is the use of technological methods and actions to test or assure the quality of welds, and secondarily to confirm the presence, location and coverage of welds.[original research?] In manufacturing, welds are used to join two or more metal surfaces. Because these connections may encounter loads and fatigue during product lifetime, there is a chance they may fail if not created to proper specification....

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Job Openings for Weld Inspector
Stadler US - Salt Lake City , UT
... Welding inspector with Mechanical and Electrical experience · Technical skills required, including reading blueprints and drawings · Must have excellent interpersonal skills, including strong ...
ZipRecruiter - 6 days ago
The Alloy Engineering - Wellington , OH
We are seeking a Welding Inspector/ Quality Assurance Inspector to become an integral part of our team! You will develop and execute welding procedures, process controls and quality inspection plans.
ZipRecruiter - 5 days ago
TRS Craft Services Houston - Carlsbad , NM
Immediate need for QC Inspectors who have experience within the Welding field. Inspection duties include activities necessary to assure that material and equipment components are fabricated in ...
ZipRecruiter - 6 days ago
Amtec Inc. - York , PA
The client in York, Pennsylvania, supporting Combat Vehicles, is seeking a Certified Weld Inspector for the Receiving Inspection department. In this role, the CWI is responsible for inspecting ...
ZipRecruiter - 1 day ago
Strategic Resources - Janesville , WI
... with the weld council and participates in welding equipment calibration and preventative ... inspection results, and welder performance documentation • Evaluates new developments in the ...
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Pro QC International - Ocala , FL
Electrical/Mechanical/Weld Inspector We are a third party quality assurance services company. Our client is immediately seeking the inspectors for a 1099 contract assignment, which is expected to ...
ZipRecruiter - 5 days ago