Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters (47-2152)
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.
Employment and Job Openings
|Employment||Average Annual Openings|
|2018 Estimate||2028 Projection||Percent Change||Labor Force Exits||Occupation Transfers||Total|
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with very high employment opportunities.
|Mean Wage||Wage by Percentile|
|Fairbanks North Star Borough||42.17||23.26||36.11||37.50||49.34||62.60|
|Balance of State||39.39||23.39||36.58||37.42||45.69||49.38|
* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.