Virginia Welders: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Welders in Virginia

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Fast Facts for Welders in Virginia

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Lynchburg, Harrisonburg and Virginia Beach
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Charlottesville, Winchester and Richmond
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Virginia Beach, Richmond and Lynchburg

Salaries for Welders in Virginia

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Virginia Beach, Richmond and Lynchburg

Schools for Welders in Virginia are listed below.

Selected Welding Schools in Virginia

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More Virginia Welding Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Dabney S Lancaster Community College Clifton Forge Associate 1,295
Eastern Shore Community College Melfa Associate 907
John Tyler Community College Chester Associate 8,082
Mountain Empire Community College Big Stone Gap Associate 3,017
New River Community College Dublin Associate 4,586
Northern Virginia Community College Annandale Associate 41,266
Patrick Henry Community College Martinsville Associate 2,948
Paul D Camp Community College Franklin Associate 1,544
Southwest Virginia Community College Richlands Associate 3,716
Tidewater Community College Norfolk Associate 25,857
Virginia Western Community College Roanoke Associate 8,653

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Welders

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


Blacksburg 80 $41710 0.41
Christiansburg 80 $41710 0.41
Radford 80 $41710 0.41
Harrisonburg 200 $42070 1.17
Charlottesville 60 $37970 0.19
Richmond 1130 $43660 0.66
Roanoke 510 $37300 1.2
Lynchburg 460 $40430 1.67
Staunton 140 $40420 1.03
Waynesboro 140 $40420 1.03
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