Underwater Welder Salary

How much does an Underwater Welder make?

The average Underwater Welder in the US makes $42,035. The average bonus for an Underwater Welder is $1,982 which represents 5% of their salary, with 100% of people reporting that they receive a bonus each year. Underwater Welders make the most in San Francisco at $61,792, averaging total compensation 47% greater than the US average.

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The average underwater-welder in the US makes $42,035

Salary Ranges for Underwater Welders

The salaries of Underwater Welders in the US range from $10,237 to $203,999 , with a median salary of $37,028 . The middle 57% of Underwater Welders makes between $37,028 and $92,466, with the top 86% making $203,999.

How much tax will you have to pay as an Underwater Welder

For an individual filer in this tax bracket, you would have an estimated average federal tax in 2018 of 22%. After a federal tax rate of 22% has been taken out, Underwater Welders could expect to have a take-home pay of $36,848/year, with each paycheck equaling approximately $1,535*.

* assuming bi-monthly pay period. Taxes estimated using tax rates for a single filer using 2018 federal and state tax tables. Metro-specific taxes are not considered in calculations. This data is intended to be an estimate, not prescriptive financial or tax advice.

Quality of Life for Underwater Welder

With a take-home pay of roughly $3,071/month, and the median 2BR apartment rental price of $2,506/mo**, an Underwater Welder would pay 81.61% of their monthly take-home salary towards rent.

** This rental cost was derived according to an online report at Apartment List
*** Average cost of living was acquired from Numbeo's Cost of Living Index

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