One cannot overstate the importance of having access to clean water and sanitation. Plumbers repair, route, and replace pipes and any fixtures or appliances involving water. They play an integral part in some of the most valuable areas of the home.

Average Salary

  • $48,012
  • $23.00
POTENTIAL Additional Compensation
$6,750/yr Overtime and Bonuses

What You’ll Need

You can find opportunities for education that emphasize classroom instruction or hands-on learning, depending on which suits your needs:

Technical/Trade/Vocational School: Prepares you for a specific career. Some place more emphasis on hands-on learning vs. classroom instruction.

Community College: Generally, offers a broader education, with the possibility of working toward earning a bachelor’s degree.

Registered Apprenticeship Program: Start earning a competitive wage right away as you gain knowledge from on-the-job experience and related training.


  • Versatile

  • Detail-Oriented

  • Creative

  • Independent

  • Problem-Solver

Potential Benefits

*Benefits depend on the specific job and may vary.
  • Paid Time Off
  • 401(k)
  • Life Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Professional Development Assistance
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Parental Leave
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Referral Program
  • Flexible Schedule

I’m Ready to Advance My Career

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