Graduates of the Welding program enter the industry as beginning maintenance or job shop welders.
Starting Wages: $26,500 - $34,500 per year*
Many graduates in this field work overtime.
Iowa Workforce Development forecasts more than 395 job openings each year for welders through 2020. Welders, cutters, solderers, and brazers are some of the top occupations in Iowa with the most job openings.
*Source: Iowa Workforce Development
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