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What is the average salary for Pipelayers in the United States?

Pipelayers earn an average hourly wage of $19.58. Hourly wages typically start from $11.94 and go up to $31.23. Pipelayers earn an average salary of $40,730 per year. Salaries typically start from $24,830 and go up to $64,970.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Highest

The top 10% of Pipelayers in the United States earn:

$31.23 an hour $64,970 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Pipelayers in the United States earn:

$23.86 an hour $49,630 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Pipelayers in the United States earn:

$17.79 an hour $37,000 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Pipelayers in the United States earn:

$14.00 an hour $29,120 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Pipelayers in the United States earn:

$11.94 an hour $24,830 per year

Historical salary for Pipelayers in the United States

Pipelayer salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Pipelayer Salary in Massachusetts $31.47 $65,460 # 1
Pipelayer Salary in Connecticut $27.82 $57,870 # 2
Pipelayer Salary in Alaska $27.68 $57,580 # 3
Pipelayer Salary in California $27.31 $56,800 # 4
Pipelayer Salary in Minnesota $26.46 $55,050 # 5
Pipelayer Salary in Missouri $26.38 $54,870 # 6
Pipelayer Salary in New Jersey $25.79 $53,650 # 7
Pipelayer Salary in Washington $25.67 $53,400 # 8
Pipelayer Salary in Wisconsin $25.50 $53,050 # 9
Pipelayer Salary in Illinois $25.34 $52,700 # 10
Pipelayer Salary in Oregon $24.58 $51,130 # 11
Pipelayer Salary in Nevada $22.89 $47,610 # 12
Pipelayer Salary in Wyoming $22.77 $47,360 # 13
Pipelayer Salary in Hawaii $22.71 $47,230 # 14
Pipelayer Salary in New York $22.42 $46,620 # 15
Pipelayer Salary in Pennsylvania $21.72 $45,180 # 16
Pipelayer Salary in Montana $21.68 $45,090 # 17
Pipelayer Salary in District of Columbia $21.59 $44,910 # 18
Pipelayer Salary in Ohio $20.70 $43,050 # 19
Pipelayer Salary in Indiana $20.63 $42,900 # 20
Pipelayer Salary in Kansas $20.43 $42,490 # 21
Pipelayer Salary in New Hampshire $20.30 $42,220 # 22
Pipelayer Salary in West Virginia $20.04 $41,690 # 23
Pipelayer Salary in Maine $19.88 $41,350 # 24
Pipelayer Salary in Kentucky $19.88 $41,340 # 25
Pipelayer Salary in Iowa $19.59 $40,750 # 26
Pipelayer Salary in Maryland $19.57 $40,710 # 27
Pipelayer Salary in Vermont $19.27 $40,080 # 28
Pipelayer Salary in Delaware $19.07 $39,660 # 29
Pipelayer Salary in Colorado $19.02 $39,570 # 30
Pipelayer Salary in Michigan $18.80 $39,100 # 31
Pipelayer Salary in New Mexico $18.78 $39,060 # 32
Pipelayer Salary in North Dakota $18.72 $38,930 # 33
Pipelayer Salary in South Dakota $18.53 $38,540 # 34
Pipelayer Salary in Louisiana $18.43 $38,330 # 35
Pipelayer Salary in Arizona $18.41 $38,290 # 36
Pipelayer Salary in Alabama $18.17 $37,790 # 37
Pipelayer Salary in Utah $17.91 $37,250 # 38
Pipelayer Salary in Idaho $17.73 $36,870 # 39
Pipelayer Salary in Nebraska $17.20 $35,770 # 40
Pipelayer Salary in Florida $17.06 $35,490 # 41
Pipelayer Salary in Virginia $16.90 $35,150 # 42
Pipelayer Salary in Tennessee $16.76 $34,850 # 43
Pipelayer Salary in Oklahoma $16.56 $34,440 # 44
Pipelayer Salary in Georgia $16.52 $34,360 # 45
Pipelayer Salary in Arkansas $16.11 $33,500 # 46
Pipelayer Salary in South Carolina $15.61 $32,470 # 47
Pipelayer Salary in North Carolina $15.15 $31,520 # 48
Pipelayer Salary in Texas $15.11 $31,440 # 49
Pipelayer Salary in Mississippi $14.85 $30,890 # 50
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics