The average hourly pay for a Senior Piping Designer is $52.19.
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What Do Senior Piping Designers Do?
Senior piping designers work primarily for facilities which oversee oil refining, manufacturing, and chemical processing, though their work is also important for water, gas, and other infrastructure. Senior piping designers are needed in both the industrial and residential world, and often work for consulting companies which provide services to multiple companies and facilities.
Senior piping designers generally operate CAD software to design drawings for piping; sometimes, they must create new…Read more
Senior Piping Designer Tasks
- Prepare preliminary layouts, while addressing economic issues and material requirements.
- Gathers the necessary data, reference drawings, field notes, measurements, operation's needs, vendor data, etc.
- Estimate project drawing count, including types of drawings required by discipline, detail drawings and diagrams required.
- Perform preliminary design calculations for piping stress.
- Complete mathematical, algebraic and trigonometric calculations.
Job Satisfaction for Senior Piping Designer
Popular Employer Salaries for Senior Piping Designer
The top respondents for the job title Senior Piping Designer are from the companies Jacobs Engineering Group Inc, WorleyParsons and WorleyParsons. Reported salaries are highest at Jacobs Engineering Group Inc where the average pay is $62.90. WorleyParsons pays the lowest at around $42.00.
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What Are Popular Skills for Senior Piping Designers?
Skills in Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD) and Bentley MicroStation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Bentley CAD Software, Engineering Design and Autodesk AutoCAD.
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Senior Piping Designers?
An early career Senior Piping Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $32.50 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Senior Piping Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $42.27 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Senior Piping Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $49.63 based on 91 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $56.
Pay Difference by Location
Employees with Senior Piping Designer in their job title in Concord, California earn an average of 27.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Charlotte, North Carolina (24.5% more) and Baton Rouge, Louisiana (15.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in St. Louis, Missouri (10.0% less) and Richmond, Virginia (6.0% less).
Years of Experience
This data is based on 243 survey responses.