Average Plumber with Plumbing Skills Hourly Pay

Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
Profit Sharing
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average hourly pay for a Plumber with Plumbing skills is $20.67.
Is Plumber your job title? Find out what you should be paid

Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.

How it works:
Enter city & years of experience
Add pay factors like skills & education
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
United States (change)
Hourly Rate
$14 - $34
$298 - $5,214
Profit Sharing
$20 - $14,795
$250 - $50,000
Total Pay
$30,118 - $77,035

Your Market Worth Over Time

How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.

Job Description for Plumber

Plumber Tasks
  • Install and repair pipes and fixtures and open clogged drains.
  • Cut openings in floors and walls to accommodate pipe and pipe fittings.
  • Utilize appropriate plumbing and shop tools.
  • Cut and thread pipes.
  • Install vents and traps in the plumbing system, in accordance with required codes.
The top respondents for the job title Plumber are from the companies Roto-Rooter, Mr. Rooter Plumbing Inc. and ABC Plumbing. Reported salaries are highest at ABC Plumbing where the average pay is $22.30. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Tradesmen International, Inc. and Mr. Rooter Plumbing Inc., earning around $21.50 and $20.95, respectively. Self-Employed pays the lowest at around $14.00. Benjamin Franklin Plumbing and AMPAM Parks Mechanical also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $16.28 and $18.25, respectively.

Plumber Job Listings

Search for more jobs

Popular Skills for Plumber

Skills in Blueprints, Soldering, Maintenance, Pipe Welding and Troubleshooting are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Plumber

An entry-level Plumber with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.42 based on 50 salaries. An early career Plumber with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.72 based on 1,060 salaries. A mid-career Plumber with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $21.23 based on 679 salaries. An experienced Plumber with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $24.11 based on 1,047 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $25.
Employees with Plumber in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 17.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (16.0% more) and Denver, Colorado (13.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Tampa, Florida (6.3% less), Orlando, Florida (4.9% less) and Phoenix, Arizona (3.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 3,687 survey responses.
Entry Level
Early Career
Mid Career
Late Career