Pipe Fitters and Steamfitter Career

Job Description: Lay out, assemble, install, or maintain pipe systems, pipe supports, or related hydraulic or pneumatic equipment for steam, hot water, heating, cooling, lubricating, sprinkling, or industrial production or processing systems.


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Pipe Fitters and Steamfitter Career

Salary Info

Median Annual Wage

$56,030

Median Hourly Wage

$26.94*

Total Employed Nationally

411,870


Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics May 2016 wage data and 2016-2026 employment projections. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2016-2026). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.