2022 Average Tuition for Welding Technology/Welder Career Programs

Total 146 trade schools offer the Welding Technology/Welder programs. We exclude 4-year colleges, but include some community colleges offering the Welding Technology/Welder program. The 2022 average Welding Technology/Welder tuition & fees is $9,593. The average contact hour for the programs is 717 hours and the average completion time is 8.44 months when a student learns the program as a full-time.
2022 Welding Technology/Welder Career Programs
Tuition & Fees$9,593
Books & Supplies Cost$1,120
Length of Program716.6 Contact Hours
Completion Time8.44 Months
(33.77 Weeks)

Average Income after Completing Welding Technology/Welder Program

The annual average wage after completing Welding Technology/Welder is $50,286 and hourly $24.18. This statistics is based on the employment and wage data (May 2019) from Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Next table shows the possible occupation and job list with average income having Welding Technology/Welder degree/certificate.
Average Income after completing Welding Technology/Welder Program
Occupation/Job TitleHourly WageAnnul Wage
Computer Numerically Controlled Tool Programmers$28.72$59,730
Model Makers, Metal and Plastic$27.61$57,420
Tool and Die Makers$26.43$54,980
Sheet Metal Workers$26.19$54,480
Layout Workers, Metal and Plastic$23.51$48,900
Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic$23.1$48,050
Machinists$22.17$46,120
Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers$21.73$45,190
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic$21.55$44,820
Computer Numerically Controlled Tool Operators$20.75$43,170

Career Colleges Offering Welding Technology/Welder Vocational Program

Seward, AK
$4,572 Tuition & Fees185 Students$2,911 Financial Aid11 Programs12 to 1 Students to Faculty Ratio
Glendale, AZ
$20,663 Tuition & Fees368 Students$4,193 Financial Aid4 Programs10 to 1 Students to Faculty Ratio
Springdale, AR
$4,450 Tuition & Fees186 Students$2,323 Financial Aid9 Programs6 to 1 Students to Faculty Ratio
San Diego, CA
$14,500 Tuition & Fees197 Students$5,298 Financial Aid4 Programs22 to 1 Students to Faculty Ratio
El Centro, CA
$14,500 Tuition & Fees144 Students$13,722 Financial Aid5 Programs14 to 1 Students to Faculty Ratio
Colton, CA
$14,500 Tuition & Fees135 Students$6,317 Financial Aid6 Programs17 to 1 Students to Faculty Ratio
Watsonville, CA
$11,486 Tuition & Fees116 Students$12,252 Financial Aid6 Programs23 to 1 Students to Faculty Ratio
Denver, CO
$11,241 Tuition & Fees5,059 Students$2,649 Financial Aid39 Programs11 to 1 Students to Faculty Ratio
Starke, FL
$6,904 Tuition & Fees131 Students$5,446 Financial Aid11 Programs6 to 1 Students to Faculty Ratio
Eustis, FL
$3,436 Tuition & Fees723 Students$3,173 Financial Aid30 Programs17 to 1 Students to Faculty Ratio
Tallahassee, FL
$3,640 Tuition & Fees1,169 Students$3,712 Financial Aid31 Programs20 to 1 Students to Faculty Ratio
Lakeland, FL
$10,400 Tuition & Fees450 Students$6,581 Financial Aid28 Programs7 to 1 Students to Faculty Ratio
Clearwater, FL
$5,041 Tuition & Fees663 Students$3,027 Financial Aid25 Programs8 to 1 Students to Faculty Ratio
Winter Haven, FL
$10,398 Tuition & Fees365 Students$4,913 Financial Aid27 Programs15 to 1 Students to Faculty Ratio
Saint Augustine, FL
$6,581 Tuition & Fees360 Students$5,247 Financial Aid24 Programs9 to 1 Students to Faculty Ratio
Perry, FL
$4,652 Tuition & Fees203 Students$3,626 Financial Aid12 Programs15 to 1 Students to Faculty Ratio
Panama City, FL
$4,280 Tuition & Fees283 Students$5,430 Financial Aid20 Programs15 to 1 Students to Faculty Ratio
Topeka, KS
$8,323 Tuition & Fees1,107 Students$2,399 Financial Aid37 Programs14 to 1 Students to Faculty Ratio
Baltimore, MD
$18,064 Tuition & Fees627 Students$6,265 Financial Aid7 Programs15 to 1 Students to Faculty Ratio
Chillicothe, MO
$6,500 Tuition & Fees53 Students$6,393 Financial Aid9 Programs3 to 1 Students to Faculty Ratio