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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

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Woodford
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Nashville
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More Virginia Welding Schools

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Clifton Forge
Associate
1,295
Melfa
Associate
907
Chester
Associate
8,082
Big Stone Gap
Associate
3,017
Dublin
Associate
4,586
Annandale
Associate
41,266
Martinsville
Associate
2,948
Franklin
Associate
1,544
Richlands
Associate
3,716
Norfolk
Associate
25,857
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:
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.

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Blacksburg 80 $41,710
Christiansburg 80 $41,710
Radford 80 $41,710
Harrisonburg 200 $42,070
Charlottesville 60 $37,970
Richmond 1130 $43,660
Roanoke 510 $37,300
Lynchburg 460 $40,430
Staunton 140 $40,420
Waynesboro 140 $40,420

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