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The average welding machine operator arc salary in United States is $36,758 or an equivalent hourly rate of $18. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $544. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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An entry level welding machine operator arc (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $25,690. On the other end, a senior level welding machine operator arc (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $48,516.

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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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