Welding Schools in New York

This post was last updated on April 11th, 2017 at 08:16 am

New York’s rich diversity from the namesake city to the Great Lakes offers a lot of opportunities to work as a welder. It also offers a variety of great schools to learn the welding trade. Find out more about where to study welding in New York, how much New York welders earn, and what the future of the welding trade looks like in the Empire State.

Salary

In New York, the annual pay scale ranges from $12.65 per hour or $25,900 per year for a welder with little experience to $28.85 per hour or $60,000 per year for a senior welder. The average is $19.29 per hour or $40,100 per year.

Welders earn less than 69% of all trades careers in New York. New York ranks number 19th in terms of average median salary paid compared to the other states.

 

Welding Job Market in New York

Keeping up-to-date with the latest welding technology helps make a welder more attractive to employers. Additionally, welding skills are very transferrable among employers and states. Nationwide most employers are in the construction and manufacturing sectors; however, another large employer of welders is electric and gas utilities.

 

Currently in New York, there are 8960 jobs available for welders. The projected number of jobs that will be available is expected to increase 8% by 2024, to about 9710 welding jobs.

New York offers a slightly above-average starting salary for welders, although it doesn’t grow as much with experience as the rate in other states. It could offer a great place to start and to grow, if you’re looking for quality schools and a state with a lot of diversity, from the Big Apple to great rural areas.

Name of Institution
Address
Phone Number
Institution Type
Alfred State College2530 River Road
Wellsville, NY 14895
(607) 587 3101
(607) 587 4299
4 Year (Bachelors)
B. Ramer Technical Career Center179 County Route 64
Mexico, NY 13114
(315) 963 4251
(315) 963 7882
N/A
Capital District Educational Opportunity Center145 Congress Street
Troy, NY 12180
(518) 273 1900
(518) 273 1919
Adult (All Other)
Capital Region Career And Technical School1015 Watervliet-Shaker Rd, Albany, NY 12205(518) 862 4800
(518) 862 4818
CTE
Cattaragus Allegany Boces - Ellicottville5550 Route 242
Ellicottville, NY 14731
(716) 699 2382
(716) 699 2095
N//A
Cattaraugus Allegany Boces - Belmont1825 Windfall Road
Olean, NY 14760-9003
(716) 376 83262 Yr. College
Cattaraugus-Allegany Boces – Olean1825 Windfall Road
Olean, NY 14760
(716) 376 8410
(716) 376 8450
CTE
Champlain Valley Education Service518 Rugar Street
Plattsburgh, NY 12901
(518) 536 7365
(518) 561 0494
N/A
Delmar Cengage Learning5 Maxwell Drive
Clifton Park, NY 12065
(518) 348 2619Adult (All Other)
Eastern Monroe Career Center41 O'connor Rd
Fairport, NY 14450
(585) 383 6611High School, CTE, Adult (All Other)
F Donald Myers Education Center15 Henning Rd
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
(518) 581 3654CTE
Feh Boces Welding Technology23 Huskie Lane
Malone, NY 12937
(518) 483 5230
(518) 483 1399
CTE
Genesee Valley Career And Tech Center8250 State Rd
Batavia, NY 14020
(585) 344 7711CTE
Herkimer Fulton HamiltonOtsego Boces
352 Gros Blvd
Herkimer, NY 13350
(315) 867 2000N/A
Jefferson Technical Center - Boces20104 Nys Rt 3
Watertown, NY 13601
(315) 788 3410
(315) 785 8300
N/A
Manufacturing Technology Institute512 Falconer St
Jamestown, NY 14701
(716) 487 9595
(716) 487 9599
Adult (All Other)
Modern Welding School1842 State St
Schenectady, NY 12304
(518) 374 1216
(518) 374 1288
Adult (All Other)
Nassau Boces1196 Prospect Ave
Westbury NY
Westbury, NY 11590
(516) 622 6800
(516) 338 4423
N/A
Niagara Educational Center3181 Saunders Settlement Rd
Sanborn, NY 14132
(716) 731 4176Adult (All Other)
Oneonta Job Corps AcademyOneonta Job Corps Academy(607) 433 2111
(607) 433 1629
Adult (All Other)
Onondaga Cortland MadisonBoces Training Center
4500 Crown Rd
Liverpool, NY 13090
(315) 453 4455
(315) 451 4676
Adult (All Other)
Orleans Niagara Boces4232 Shelby Basin Rd
Medina, NY 14103
(800) 836 7510
(585) 798 4074
N/A
School Of Co-Op Tech321 E 96th St
New York, NY 10128
(212) 369 8800CTE
Southwest Technical Center3606 State Highway 58
Gouverneur, NY 13681
(315) 287 3590
(315) 287 2720
CTE
St. Lawrence-Lewis Boces7225 State Highway 56
Norwood, N 13668
(315) 353 2293
(315) 353 7334
CTE
Sullivan County Boces6 Wierk Avenue
Liberty, NY 12754
(845) 295 4172N/A
Ulster Boces Career & Tech Ctr319 Broadway
Port Ewen, NY 12466
(845) 331 6680
(845) 331 6680
High School, CTE
Wemoco Career And Technical Center3589 Big Ridge Road
Spencerport, NY 14559
(585) 352 2748
(585) 352 0756
CTE
Wswhe-Boces1051 Dix Avenue
Hudson Falls, NY 12839
(518) 746 3400Adult (All Other)