Welders and Related Machine Operators

NOC#: 72106

Number employed in the occupation:

185

Gender of people employed in the occupation:

# of Women: 5

(2.7%)

# of Men: 180

(96.9%)

Age of people working in the occupation:

Age 15 to 29: 55

Age 30 to 54: 90

Age 55 to 64: 20

Age 65 and older: 0

Highest Education level of people working in the occupation:

No certificate, diploma or degree: 10

Secondary school diploma: 30

Apprenticeship or trades certificate: 70

College certificate or diploma: 75

University diploma or degree: 0

Median Incomes of people working in the occupation (2022)

Median income for an entry-level employee: $21.42

Median income for all employees in the occupation: $36.72

Median income for an experienced employee: $51.01

Annual online job postings in 2023 for this occupation:

11 online job postings

Average advertised hourly wage: Unavailable

Industries that employ most people working in the occupation:

81 Other Services 95 (51.4%)
23 Construction 50 (27.0%)
31-33 Manufacturing 25 (13.5%)

Employment outlook:

Moderate

  • Employment growth will lead to several new positions.
  • Not many positions will become available due to retirements.