Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters (47-2152)
Occupation description: Assemble, install, alter, and repair pipelines or pipe systems that carry water, steam, air, or other liquids or gases. May install heating and cooling equipment and mechanical control systems. Includes sprinklerfitters.
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Employment and Job Openings  (click here for the 10-year forecast)
|Employment||Average annual openings|
|2018 estimate||2028 projection||Percent change||Labor force exits||Occupation transfers||Total|
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|Mean Wage||Wage by Percentile|
|Fairbanks North Star Borough||41.21||26.44||32.11||39.39||47.56||64.87|
|Balance of State||34.92||26.55||30.01||34.64||40.25||45.85|