SOC Code 51-4121 - Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers

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


SOC Code 51-4121 - Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers is a a final level code of the “Production Occupations” Major Occupation Category. There are 410,750 total employees classified in this occupation in the USA, with an average Hourly Wage of $21.73 and average Annual Wage of $45,190.

Occupation Examples

  • Aluminum Welder
  • Arc Welder
  • Brazer
  • Certified Maintenance Welder
  • Cutting Torch Operator
  • Pipe Welder
  • Silver Solderer
  • Sub Arc Operator
  • Welder Fitter
  • Wire Welder

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