Welder salary in US Midwest Region

Average salary
$44,000/yr
Based on 12,034 income tax records
$19,500
$78,000
Age:
Average salary by age
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$44K
 
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$19,500
$78,000
How much do Welders make?
The average total salary for a Welder is $44,000 per year. This is based on data from 12,034 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Welder and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Welder salary can vary between $19,500 to $78,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Welder salary by location

Welder salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Vulcraft Division Of Nucor Corp, US Midwest Region
12 income tax records
$101,500/yr
$89K – $117K
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Bnsf Railway Company, US Midwest Region
30 income tax records
$70,000/yr
$59K – $111K
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Union Pacific Railroad, US Midwest Region
24 income tax records
$69,000/yr
$60K – $81K
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Bwxt Nuclear Operations Group In, US Midwest Region
33 income tax records
$66,500/yr
$50K – $89K
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Deere & Company, US Midwest Region
155 income tax records
$65,000/yr
$34K – $102K
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Lincoln Electric Co, US Midwest Region
19 income tax records
$65,000/yr
$31K – $80K
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Cooper Power Systems L, US Midwest Region
17 income tax records
$64,000/yr
$45K – $75K
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Pontoon Boat, US Midwest Region
16 income tax records
$63,500/yr
$42K – $73K
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Pierce Manufacturing, US Midwest Region
22 income tax records
$63,500/yr
$39K – $70K
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Lindsay Irrigation Sol, US Midwest Region
11 income tax records
$63,000/yr
$40K – $82K
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Landoll, US Midwest Region
21 income tax records
$60,000/yr
$17K – $84K
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Morryde International, US Midwest Region
16 income tax records
$58,500/yr
$29K – $91K
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General Dynamics Information, US Midwest Region
20 income tax records
$58,000/yr
$30K – $96K
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Landscape Forms, US Midwest Region
10 income tax records
$57,500/yr
$49K – $70K
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Sabre Communications, US Midwest Region
10 income tax records
$57,500/yr
$32K – $70K
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Worthington Cylinder Corp, US Midwest Region
19 income tax records
$56,500/yr
$42K – $77K
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United Alloy, US Midwest Region
15 income tax records
$56,000/yr
$20K – $81K
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Fincantieri Marine Group, US Midwest Region
12 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$44K – $72K
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Btd Manufacturing, US Midwest Region
18 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$26K – $72K
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Vactor Manufacturing, US Midwest Region
12 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$44K – $61K
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Lippert, US Midwest Region
50 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$26K – $77K
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Arcosa, US Midwest Region
59 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$27K – $81K
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Valmont Industries, US Midwest Region
50 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$32K – $73K
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Dci, US Midwest Region
10 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$30K – $59K
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Clark Equipment Company, US Midwest Region
73 income tax records
$53,000/yr
$31K – $74K
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Dexter Axle Company, US Midwest Region
19 income tax records
$53,000/yr
$23K – $73K
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Weiler, US Midwest Region
16 income tax records
$53,000/yr
$25K – $59K
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US Department Of Defense, US Midwest Region
29 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$24K – $73K
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C​NH Industrial, US Midwest Region
72 income tax records
$51,500/yr
$26K – $72K
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Bandit Industries, US Midwest Region
24 income tax records
$51,500/yr
$35K – $75K
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Crown Equipment, US Midwest Region
31 income tax records
$51,000/yr
$36K – $59K
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Altec, US Midwest Region
47 income tax records
$50,500/yr
$35K – $63K
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Bradford White, US Midwest Region
21 income tax records
$49,500/yr
$37K – $57K
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Trail King Industries, US Midwest Region
36 income tax records
$49,000/yr
$32K – $68K
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Caterpillar, US Midwest Region
52 income tax records
$48,500/yr
$30K – $69K
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Great Plains, US Midwest Region
34 income tax records
$48,500/yr
$31K – $59K
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Faurecia Emissions Control, US Midwest Region
31 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$31K – $63K
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Agco, US Midwest Region
36 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$33K – $66K
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The Knapheide Manufacturing Co, US Midwest Region
49 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$29K – $54K
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Union Tank Car Company, US Midwest Region
27 income tax records
$46,000/yr
$27K – $58K
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Vermeer, US Midwest Region
47 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$23K – $57K
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East Manufacturing, US Midwest Region
42 income tax records
$44,500/yr
$30K – $59K
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Wabash National, US Midwest Region
46 income tax records
$43,500/yr
$26K – $65K
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Marinette Marine Corpora, US Midwest Region
23 income tax records
$43,500/yr
$29K – $55K
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Tracker Marine, US Midwest Region
35 income tax records
$43,000/yr
$18K – $57K
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Hendrickson USA, US Midwest Region
21 income tax records
$42,000/yr
$28K – $54K
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Kawasaki Motors Manufacturing, US Midwest Region
36 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$26K – $53K
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Novae Corp, US Midwest Region
29 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$23K – $48K
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Great Dane, US Midwest Region
32 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$18K – $49K
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GMS, US Midwest Region
22 income tax records
$35,000/yr
$22K – $50K

Welder demographics in US Midwest Region

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65% are single
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35% are married
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37% have kids
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38% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Welders in US Midwest Region

12,034 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a welder in US Midwest Region is $44,000 per year. Welder salaries in US Midwest Region can vary between $19,500 to $78,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 12,034 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as welder.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for welders in US Midwest Region: Vulcraft Division of Nucor Corp ($101,500 a year), Bnsf Railway Company ($70,000 a year), and Union Pacific Railroad ($69,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for welders in US Midwest Region: Duluth Metro Area, MN ($53,000 a year), Minneapolis Metro Area, MN ($48,000 a year), and Elkhart Metro Area, IN ($48,000 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.