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The average operator welding machine salary in United States is $44,610 or an equivalent hourly rate of $21. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $749. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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An entry level operator welding machine (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $33,447. On the other end, a senior level operator welding machine (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $53,779.

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Job Description
Set up, operate, or tend welding, soldering, or brazing machines or robots that weld, braze, solder, or heat treat metal products, components, or assemblies. Includes workers who operate laser cutters or laser-beam machines.

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