Kentucky Welders: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Welders in Kentucky

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Fast Facts for Welders in Kentucky

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Owensboro and Louisville
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Bowling Green and Lexington
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Louisville and Lexington

Salaries for Welders in Kentucky

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Elizabethtown and Louisville

Schools for Welders in Kentucky are listed below.

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More Kentucky Welding Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Ashland Community and Technical College Ashland Associate 4,675
Big Sandy Community and Technical College Prestonsburg Associate 4,856
Bluegrass Community and Technical College Lexington Associate 11,596
Bowling Green Technical College Bowling Green Associate 4,953
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College Elizabethtown Associate 5,506
Hazard Community and Technical College Hazard Associate 4,457
Jefferson Community and Technical College Louisville Associate 15,475
Madisonville Community College Madisonville Associate 4,363
Maysville Community and Technical College Maysville Associate 3,630
Owensboro Community and Technical College Owensboro Associate 5,435
Somerset Community College Somerset Associate 7,110
Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College Cumberland Associate 4,847
West Kentucky Community and Technical College Paducah Associate 7,090

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Welders

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Kentucky. 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


Bowling Green 200 $35970 1.03
Elizabethtown 320 $36700 2.18
Fort Knox 320 $36700 2.18
Owensboro 350 $35820 2.61
Lexington 520 $42650 0.71
Fayette 520 $42650 0.71
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