Welders, Cutters, and Welder Fitter Career

Job Description: Use hand-welding or flame-cutting equipment to weld or join metal components or to fill holes, indentations, or seams of fabricated metal products.


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Welders, Cutters, and Welder Fitter Career

Salary Info

Median Annual Wage

$42,450

Median Hourly Wage

$20.41*

Total Employed Nationally

382,730


Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics May 2016 wage data and 2016-2026 employment projections. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2016-2026). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.