Plumbers, Pipefitters and Steamfitters

At a Glance

Median Annual Salary
$47,385
Local Jobs
1,065
Regional Salary
$51,052
Plumbers, Pipefitter and Steamfitters

Occupation Profile

Assemble pipe sections, tubing, or fittings, using couplings, clamps, screws, bolts, cement, plastic solvent, caulking, or soldering, brazing, or welding equipment. Fill pipes or plumbing fixtures with water or air and observe pressure gauges to detect and locate leaks.

By the numbers:

Median Annual Earnings

$47,385

Median Annual Earnings are the midpoint earned by 50 percent of workers who are the lowest paid and 50 percent of workers who are the highest paid in a particular occupation

Local Jobs

1,065

Jobs are any position in which a worker provides labor in exchange for monetary compensation (note: one individual may hold multiple jobs)

Regional Salary

$51,052

Average Annual Earnings are determined by dividing the total earnings for the occupation by the number of jobs in the occupation.

Education Programs

Craft Training Center
Pipefitting
Program Type Credential Type Level Required Hours Online Finanical Aid
CTE NCCER 336 No No

Marene Cheatham

Craft Training Center
mcheatham@ctccb.org
(361) 289-1636 ext. 311
Craft Training Center
Plumbing Apprenticeship
Program Type Credential Type Level Required Hours Online Finanical Aid
CTE NCCER 336 No No

Janel Wilson

Craft Training Center
jwilson@ctccb.org
(361) 289-1636 ext. 307
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