Welding Certification

We asked 3,028 job seekers about their Welding Certification. This is what they told us:

  • 60% of job seekers said "help my career progression" was the biggest reason for earning their Welding Certification
  • 78% said earning their Welding Certification helped them make more money
  • 74% said earning their Welding Certification helped them get a job
  • 95% said they would recommend a family member or friend earn their Welding Certification

What are people saying about getting a Welding Certification?

Did this certification help you make more money?

Based on 3,020 responses

78% said earning their Welding Certification helped them make more money

Did this certification help you get a job?

Based on 3,019 responses

74% said earning their Welding Certification helped them get a job

Would you recommend this certification?

Based on 3,020 responses

95% said they would recommend a family member or friend earn their Welding Certification

Why did you decide to earn your Welding Certification?

Based on 3,028 responses

Required for my current job
19%
Make more money
48%
Changing careers
23%
Get an edge over other candidates
21%
Help my career progression
60%
Other
14%

What was your job title after earning this certification?

Based on 2,295 responses

Welder View jobs
31%
Fabricator/Welder View jobs
24%
Welder/Fitter View jobs
4%
Certified Welder View jobs
3%
Laborer View jobs
2%

What do people wish they knew before earning their Welding Certification?

2,274 people answered

“That we weren't going to be taught how to TIG weld.”

Aug. 17, 2019

“I wish I knew I was so good and 2013”

Aug. 16, 2019

“There were more certifications to accomplish”

Aug. 16, 2019

“Many employers are looking for this certification.”

Aug. 16, 2019

“For a welder position you need to have on the job experience before they will offer a job to you.”

Aug. 16, 2019

What advice would you give to someone interested in earning their Welding Certification?

2,390 people answered

“The test required a lot of studying.”

Aug. 16, 2019

“To make sure you have experience before getting a certificate”

Aug. 16, 2019

“Tulsa welding school is the way to go.”

Aug. 16, 2019

“My advice to friends interested in earning this certification is to never give up.”

Aug. 16, 2019

“Take it easy as you weld and learn all you can.”

Aug. 16, 2019
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