Mid-Career Pipefitters can expect to earn an average of $26.07 per hour. While between a fifth and a fourth report receiving no health benefits, a fair number do receive medical coverage, and more than half have dental, as well. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$30,410 - $92,457
$30K
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$92K
MEDIAN: $50,726
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$17.66 - $37.84
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MEDIAN: $26.07
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$30,410 - $92,457  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,768  
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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$37,954 - $94,843  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 41
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$17.66 - $37.84  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.89  
Overtime
$26.18 - $55.89  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,768  
   
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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$37,954 - $94,843  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 365

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Key Stats for Pipefitter

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 41 votes.
073
5-9 years
74%
10-19 years
26%
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Skills That Affect Pipefitter Salaries

Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW)
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Welding
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Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) Welding
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Pipe Welding
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Blueprints
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National Average
$60,000

Pipefitter
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 41 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 51%
dental benefits
None: 23%
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