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Fast Facts for Welders in Missouri

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Springfield, Joplin and Kansas City
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Columbia, Jefferson City and St. Louis
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Kansas City, St. Louis and Springfield

Salaries for Welders in Missouri

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Kansas City, St. Louis and Columbia

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More Missouri Welding Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Total Enrollment
Kansas City
Associates
14,874
Springfield
Associates
12,692
Cottleville
Associates
6,563
Neosho
Associates
4,960
Moberly
Associates
4,898
Hillsboro
Associates
4,439
Park Hills
Associates
3,700
Poplar Bluff
Associates
3,226
Union
Associates
2,897
Trenton
Associates
1,832
Saint Louis
Bachelors
1,644
Linn
Associates
1,256
Berkeley
Associates
545
Springfield
N/A
313
Kansas City
Associates
260
Cape Girardeau
N/A
248
Joplin
Associates
140
Joplin
N/A
131
Saint Joseph
N/A
106
Chillicothe
N/A
71
West Plains
N/A
69
Columbia
N/A
57
Sikeston
N/A
43
Waynesville
N/A
43
Lexington
N/A
31
Poplar Bluff
N/A
21
Eolia
N/A
21
Platte City
N/A
2

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Welders

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

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 23.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Jefferson City290 $38,890
Columbia50 $40,280
Joplin500 $36,300
Springfield1250 $38,920

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