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


Arkansas Area Wages

Welders, Cutters, and Welder Fitters:

Entry-level Wage............................................................................................. $28,530 annually

Mid-point Wage................................................................................................ $38,820 annually

Experienced Wage.......................................................................................... $64,210 annually

 

 

Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders:

Entry-level Wage............................................................................................. $35,020 annually

Mid-point Wage................................................................................................ $45,830 annually

Experienced Wage.......................................................................................... $52,330 annually