C$60,984
Avg. Salary
C$32.37
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

C$800

Bonus

C$9,826

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Journeyman Plumber is C$32.37 per hour.

The average pay for a Journeyman Plumber is C$60,984 per year.

10%
C$24.95
10%
C$32.37
50%
C$39.84
90%
90%
MEDIAN C$32.37
10%
C$40k
10%
C$61k
50%
C$98k
90%
90%
MEDIAN C$60,984
C$40,000 - C$98,100
C$40K
C$61K
C$98K
MEDIAN: C$60,984
10%
50%
90%
C$24.95 - C$39.84
C$25
C$32
C$40
MEDIAN: C$32.37
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$98K
Salary C$40,000 - C$98,100
Bonus C$205 - C$5,182
Profit Sharing C$9,826
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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C$51,582 - C$87,509
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 23 Aug 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 24
Hourly Data C$0C$73
Hourly Rate C$24.95 - C$39.84
Hourly Tips C$2.57
Overtime C$38.64 - C$73.97
Annual Data C$0C$87K
Bonus C$205 - C$5,182
Profit Sharing C$9,826
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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C$51,582 - C$87,509
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 23 Aug 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 302

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
  • Install and maintain water systems under the guidance of a master plumber.
  • Evaluate site and customer requests to create estimates for time and materials.
  • Assemble, weld, bend, thread, and adjust pipes, tubes, valves, and fittings.
  • 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.

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Pay by Experience Level for Journeyman Plumber

Pay by Experience for a Journeyman Plumber has a neutral trend. An entry-level Journeyman Plumber with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$64,000 based on 34 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Journeyman Plumber with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$67,000 based on 104 salaries. An experienced Journeyman Plumber which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$73,000 based on 77 salaries. A Journeyman Plumber with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$64,000 based on 25 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

15%

9%

National Average: C$68,655

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Journeyman Plumber Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Journeyman Plumber?

Journeyman Plumber in New Glasgow:
"Lots of work to do, not enough money for work done."
Pros: If I make him enough money I get off early
Cons: I don’t make enough money

Journeyman Plumber in Lindsay:
"Lindsay is booming so no shortage of work."
Pros: Close to home
Cons:

Journeyman Plumber in Saskatoon:
"Great city."
Pros: Great people
Cons: Not with the times

Journeyman Plumber in London:
"Hard work."
Advice that I have is to expect more responsibility than you think.

Journeyman Plumber in Chatham:
Stay off your knees, do stretches, try to obtain a sustainable benefits package for you and or your family, if your spouse does not already have benefits. Take the time to educate apprentices properly, after all, it's your job to educate them.

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Key Stats for Journeyman Plumber

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 53 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
13%

Experience Affects Journeyman Plumber Salaries

▲6%

National Average
C$69,000

▼2%

Late-Career
▼6%

Entry-Level
▼7%

Skills That Affect Journeyman Plumber Salaries

National Average
C$69,000

▼3%

heating
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 53 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 66%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
no benefits
None: 29%