Welding Technology Career Snapshot

Graduates May be Employed as…

  • Plumbing/Pipe Welders
  • Aluminum Welder
  • Auto Body Welder
  • Flux Core Welders
  • Industrial Maintenance
  • Welding Inspectors
  • Structural Welders
  • Manufacturing Welders
  • Fabrication Welding


Examples of Potential Area Employers

  • Ranger Boats
  • PACE Industries
  • Tyson Foods
  • Wright Steel & Machine
  • Casey Industrial
  • Nortech Graphics
  • Claridge Products & Equipment
  • Armi Contractors
  • Carpenters Welding Service
  • Comfort Systems Contractors


Northwest Arkansas Area Wages

Welders, Cutters, Solderers, Brazers:

Entry-level Wage............................................................................................. $25,998 annually

Average Wage................................................................................................. $32,260 annually

Experienced Wage......................................................................................... $35,391 annually

 

Pipe Layers:

Entry-level Wage............................................................................................. $25,067 annually

Average Wage................................................................................................. $37,115 annually

Experienced Wage......................................................................................... $43,139 annually

 

 

Layout Workers:

Entry-level Wage............................................................................................. $25,3480 annually

Average Wage............................................................................................... $33,890 annually

Experienced Wage......................................................................................... $38,140 annually