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Welder Salary

How much does a Welder make in Houston, Texas?
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Salary Data for Welder

$47,010 (USD)/yr

$23 (USD)/hr

$837 (USD)/yr

$46,466 (USD)/yr

$22 (USD)/hr

$837 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Welds metal components together; fabricates or repairs products according to layouts, blueprints, or work orders, using brazing and variety of arc and gas welding equipment.
The average welder salary in Houston, Texas is $47,010 or an equivalent hourly rate of $23. This is 2% lower (-$875) than the average welder salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $837. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Houston, Texas.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$34,720 (USD)

$57,293 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$54,497 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Welder will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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