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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

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Sacramento
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  • Heavy Equipment
  • Encompasses the Lincoln Tech, Lincoln Culinary Institute, and Lincoln College of New England brands.
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  • Advanced Tractor Trailer Driving

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Cookeville
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  • Gunsmithing
  • A private, accredited distance learning college based in Norcross, Georgia founded in 1987.
  • Ensures that service members, their spouses and veterans can maximize their military education benefits.
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  • Allows alumni to enroll in any future program at a reduced rate.

More Kentucky Welding Schools

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; 2014-24 State Occupational Projections, Projections Central, projectionscentral.com

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Ashland
Associate
4,675
Prestonsburg
Associate
4,856
Lexington
Associate
11,596
Bowling Green
Associate
4,953
Elizabethtown
Associate
5,506
Hazard
Associate
4,457
Louisville
Associate
15,475
Madisonville
Associate
4,363
Maysville
Associate
3,630
Owensboro
Associate
5,435
Somerset
Associate
7,110
Cumberland
Associate
4,847
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:
Welders

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

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; 2014-24 State Occupational Projections, Projections Central, projectionscentral.com

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Bowling Green 220 $37,910
Elizabethtown 370 $37,260
Fort Knox 370 $37,260
Lexington 410 $46,480
Fayette 410 $46,480
Owensboro 270 $48,180

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