Florida Welders: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Welders in Florida

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Fast Facts for Welders in Florida

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Lakeland, Panama City and Ocala
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Naples, West Palm Beach and Port St. Lucie
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Orlando, Tampa and Miami

Salaries for Welders in Florida

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: West Palm Beach, Palm Bay and Port St. Lucie

Schools for Welders in Florida are listed below.

Selected Welding Schools in Florida

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  • Programs: Welding - Associate Degree
  • Degrees: Associate
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  • Programs: Professional Welder with Pipefitting, Professional Welder with Shipfitting and Metal Fabrication, Professional Welder
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More Florida Welding Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Brevard Community College Cocoa Associate 14,496
Central Florida Community College Ocala Associate 6,210
Chipola College Marianna Bachelor 2,144
Daytona State College Daytona Beach Bachelor 13,675
Florida Community College at Jacksonville Jacksonville Bachelor 24,939
Indian River State College Fort Pierce Bachelor 14,932
Palm Beach Community College Lake Worth Associate 22,881
Pasco-Hernando Community College New Port Richey Associate 8,065
Santa Fe College Gainesville Associate 14,824

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Welders

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Florida. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Welders relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Gainesville 200 $29220 0.56
Jacksonville 1240 $41120 0.71
Cape Coral 300 $35100 0.46
Fort Myers 300 $35100 0.46
Crestview 80 $40090 0.27
Fort Walton Beach 80 $40090 0.27
Destin 80 $40090 0.27
Deltona 400 $30310 0.79
Daytona Beach 400 $30310 0.79
Ormond Beach 400 $30310 0.79
Orlando 1430 $33860 0.46
Kissimmee 1430 $33860 0.46
Sanford 1430 $33860 0.46
Palm Bay 490 $34310 0.89
Melbourne 490 $34310 0.89
Titusville 490 $34310 0.89
Panama City 370 $34870 1.68
Pensacola 280 $30930 0.63
Ferry Pass 280 $30930 0.63
Brent 280 $30930 0.63
Port St. Lucie 260 $36080 0.69
Lakeland 650 $35440 1.12
Winter Haven 650 $35440 1.12
Miami 2760 $38200 0.41
Fort Lauderdale 2760 $38200 0.41
West Palm Beach 2760 $38200 0.41
Naples 0 $35860 0
Immokalee 0 $35860 0
Marco Island 0 $35860 0
North Port 470 $34880 0.61
Sarasota 470 $34880 0.61
Bradenton 470 $34880 0.61
Ocala 210 $29150 0.78
Sebastian 40 $33710 0.3
Vero Beach 40 $33710 0.3
Tallahassee 100 $33660 0.22
Tampa 1970 $34340 0.58
St. Petersburg 1970 $34340 0.58
Clearwater 1970 $34340 0.58
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