Pennsylvania Welders: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Welders in Pennsylvania

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Fast Facts for Welders in Pennsylvania

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Erie, York and Johnstown
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Harrisburg, Philadelphia and Altoona
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Pittsburgh, Philadelphia and York

Salaries for Welders in Pennsylvania

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Philadelphia, York and Harrisburg

Schools for Welders in Pennsylvania are listed below.

Selected Welding Schools in Pennsylvania

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All-State Career
North Versailles

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  • Programs: Welding Technician
  • Degrees: Diploma

Whether preparing to enter the professional world or expanding your skills, education should be available wherever, whenever. With McCann you can rely on challenging programs, interesting curriculum, and a friendly educational environment.

If quality is what you want then McCann is where you want to be.

  • Programs: Welding Technology - Associate in Specialized Technology
  • Degrees: Associate

At Fortis Institute, you may get the skills and training you need to prepare for a career.

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  • Programs: Welding
  • Degrees: Diploma
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More Pennsylvania Welding Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Community College of Allegheny County Pittsburgh Associate 18,525
Community College of Beaver County Monaca Associate 3,194
Dean Institute of Technology Pittsburgh Associate 132
Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg Harrisburg Associate 9,774
Northampton County Area Community College Bethlehem Associate 7,912
Pennsylvania College of Technology Williamsport Bachelor 6,682
Triangle Tech-Dubois Falls Creek Associate 272
Triangle Tech-Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Associate 287
Westmoreland County Community College Youngwood Associate 6,239

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Welders

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


Altoona 260 $40920 1.55
Gettysburg 160 $35530 1.82
Harrisburg 520 $39110 0.59
Carlisle 520 $39110 0.59
Bloomsburg 0 $32750 0
Berwick 0 $32750 0
Johnstown 220 $34670 1.47
Chambersburg 0 $37300 0
Waynesboro 0 $37300 0
East Stroudsburg 40 $48610 0.24
Erie 620 $34150 1.76
Pittsburgh 3680 $40960 1.16
Reading 1040 $42430 2.18
Lancaster 1150 $38910 1.77
Lebanon 200 $35180 1.46
Scranton 630 $43050 0.88
Wilkes 630 $43050 0.88
Barre 630 $43050 0.88
Hazleton 630 $43050 0.88
State College 40 $35080 0.24
Williamsport 230 $36980 1.56
York 890 $41060 1.8
Hanover 890 $41060 1.8
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