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Average Plumber Hourly Pay in Nashville, Tennessee

$21.92
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$4,000
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The average hourly pay for a Plumber in Nashville, Tennessee is $21.92.
10%
$16
MEDIAN
$21.92
90%
$33.70
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$16 - $34
Bonus
$0 - $4,000
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$35,202 - $86,756
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What Do Plumbers Do?

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.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Plumber. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Plumber
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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What Are Popular Skills for Plumbers?

Skills in Plumbing, Soldering and Maintenance are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Pipe Welding and Blueprints.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Plumbers?

An early career Plumber with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $18.20 based on 12 salaries. A mid-career Plumber with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.75 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Plumber with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $21.92 based on 12 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $24.
Employees with Plumber in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 49.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (15.8% more) and Los Angeles, California (14.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Orlando, Florida (10.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 43 survey responses.
Early Career
27.9%
Mid Career
14.0%
Experienced
27.9%
Late Career
30.2%