Track Welder Statistics in the US

From where do we know all information about track welder demographics? We analyzed 71 track welders resumes to find out what the average demographics are for the job position. Just to be clear, by demographics we mean the study of population-based factors like age, race, and sex. On top of scouring through resumes, we also took note of job proposals from employers and Census Bureau data. And guess what? We found some pretty interesting information.

Track Welder Diversity

From race to gender and even age, we found the average demographic information on those who work as track welders. Keep reading to find out what the results for track welders were.

Track Welder Gender Ratio

Among track welders, 10.3% of them are women compared to 86.2% which are men.

Job Title
  • Male, 86.2%
  • Female, 10.3%
  • Unknown, 3.5%

Track Welder Ethnic Breakdown

The most common ethnicity among track welders is White, which makes up 61.6% of all track welders. Comparatively, there are 20.1% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 12.0% of the Black or African American ethnicity.

Job Title
  • White, 61.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 20.2%
  • Black or African American, 12.0%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 3.6%
  • Unknown, 1.8%
  • Asian, 0.8%

Track Welder Race And Ethnicity Over Time

Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2008-2018 among track welders.

  • White
  • Asian
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • Black or African American

Track Welder Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the track welder position over time.

Male
Female
100%
80%
60%
40%
20%
0%
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018

Track Welder Unemployment Rate Over Time

The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of track welders changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Number Of Years On The Job For Track Welder

By looking over 71 track welders resumes, we figured out that the average track welder enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 39%.

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Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Track Welder Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of track welder employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of track welders is 40+ years old, which represents 60% of the population.

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20-30 years

30-40 years

40+ years

Comparing The Gender Ratio of Track Welders with Other Job Titles

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Job Titleascdesc
Maleasc
Femaleascdesc
Track Welder86%10%
Male
Female
100%
75%
50%
25%
0%
Track Welder
0%
25%
50%
75%
100%

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Track Welders with Other Job Titles

After finding the gender ratio, we wondered if the percentages of LGBT persons were different as well. Using the data below, you can see how other job titles compare to track welders.

Job Titleascdesc
LGBTasc
Site Supervisor3.74%
Heavy Equipment Operator And Foreman5.55%
Stone Mason6.19%
Carpet Installer6.99%
Project Inspector7.48%
Painter9.34%
Track Welder17.47%

How Much Do Women Make Compared To Man As Track Welder?

male-income
Male Income
$31,824
female-income
Female Income
$29,667

Track Welder Income By Gender And Race/Ethnicity

We found interesting that Asian men and White men make more money compared to others.

  • Male
  • Female
$33,212
$32,411
$31,609
$30,808
$30,007
$29,206
$28,404
Asian
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
White

Track Welder Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

Educationascdesc
Incomeasc
High School Diploma or Less$32,411
Some College/ Associate Degree$33,675
Bachelor's Degree$35,708
Master's Degree$37,644

Track Welder Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

  • Asian
  • Black or African American
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • White
$40,801
$39,222
$37,644
$36,065
$34,486
$32,907
$31,329
$29,750
High School Diploma or Less
Some College/ Associate Degree
Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree

Track Welder Employment Statistics

This section highlights the information we gathered about the types of businesses and industries that employ track welders. We found that the most common company type is public. In addition, the industry that employs the most track welders is the transportation industry.

Company Size

We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire track welders.

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< 50 employees

50 - 100 employees

500 - 1,000 employees

1,000 - 10,000 employees

> 10,000

The Types Of Companies Track Welder Work In

Employees with the track welder job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most track welders prefer to work at public companies over private companies.

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Private

Public

Government

Industry Concentration

Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ track welders. Those industries include transportation, manufacturing and construction.

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Transportation

Fortune 500

Manufacturing

Construction

Real Estate

Track Welder Jobs