Journeyman Plumber Salary

A Journeyman Plumber earns an average wage of $20.76 per hour.
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$29,696 - $68,306
(Median)
$30K
$48K
$68K
MEDIAN: $47,558
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50%
90%

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$14.80 - $32.05
(Median)
$15
$21
$32
MEDIAN: $20
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$29,696 - $68,306  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,934  
Profit Sharing
$7.70 - $8,243  
Commission
$500 - $16,500  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$31,637 - $71,182  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 108
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$14.80 - $32.05  
   
Overtime
$20.83 - $45.99  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,934  
   
Commission
$500 - $16,500  
Profit Sharing
$7.70 - $8,243  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$31,637 - $71,182  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,134

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Job Description for Journeyman Plumber

A journeyman plumber is a trained plumber who has completed their apprenticeship under a master plumber. They are fully knowledgeable in the skills needed to be a plumber, and they have a working knowledge and application of the skills required to work as a plumber.

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Journeyman Plumber Tasks

  • Interpret blueprints and architectural diagrams to correctly position and access systems and assess fit to code.
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose problems, including interactions between waste, gas, and water systems.
  • Assemble, weld, bend, thread, and adjust pipes, tubes, valves, and fittings.
  • Install and maintain water systems under the guidance of a master plumber.
  • Evaluate site and customer requests to create estimates for time and materials.

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Pay by Experience Level for Journeyman Plumber

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Journeyman Plumber Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 13%


National Average
$46,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

Entry-Level
up arrow 16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 167 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 58% dental benefits Dental: 34%
vision benefits Vision: 21% employee benefits None: 41%