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

Plumbers earn an average hourly wage of $26.26. Hourly wages typically start from $14.17 and go up to $42.38. Plumbers earn an average salary of $54,620 per year. Salaries typically start from $29,470 and go up to $88,160.

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 Plumbers in the United States earn:

$42.38 an hour $88,160 per year
Senior

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

$32.77 an hour $68,160 per year
Experienced

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

$24.36 an hour $50,660 per year
Junior

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

$18.17 an hour $37,790 per year
Starting

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

$14.17 an hour $29,470 per year

Historical salary for Plumbers in the United States

Plumber salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Plumber Salary in Oregon $34.83 $72,440 # 1
Plumber Salary in Illinois $34.53 $71,810 # 2
Plumber Salary in Massachusetts $34.26 $71,270 # 3
Plumber Salary in New York $34.19 $71,120 # 4
Plumber Salary in Alaska $33.88 $70,480 # 5
Plumber Salary in Wisconsin $32.01 $66,580 # 6
Plumber Salary in Minnesota $31.41 $65,330 # 7
Plumber Salary in New Jersey $31.14 $64,770 # 8
Plumber Salary in Washington $30.93 $64,340 # 9
Plumber Salary in Hawaii $30.10 $62,610 # 10
Plumber Salary in California $29.89 $62,170 # 11
Plumber Salary in Missouri $29.28 $60,910 # 12
Plumber Salary in District of Columbia $29.23 $60,810 # 13
Plumber Salary in Connecticut $28.74 $59,780 # 14
Plumber Salary in Indiana $27.86 $57,940 # 15
Plumber Salary in Delaware $27.07 $56,300 # 16
Plumber Salary in Michigan $26.93 $56,010 # 17
Plumber Salary in Maryland $26.82 $55,790 # 18
Plumber Salary in Pennsylvania $26.47 $55,060 # 19
Plumber Salary in Rhode Island $25.92 $53,920 # 20
Plumber Salary in Ohio $25.30 $52,620 # 21
Plumber Salary in Montana $25.14 $52,300 # 22
Plumber Salary in Nevada $24.78 $51,550 # 23
Plumber Salary in Kansas $24.78 $51,540 # 24
Plumber Salary in Nebraska $24.75 $51,490 # 25
Plumber Salary in New Hampshire $24.71 $51,400 # 26
Plumber Salary in North Dakota $24.56 $51,090 # 27
Plumber Salary in Arizona $23.51 $48,900 # 28
Plumber Salary in Utah $23.39 $48,660 # 29
Plumber Salary in New Mexico $23.11 $48,080 # 30
Plumber Salary in Maine $22.88 $47,590 # 31
Plumber Salary in Kentucky $22.86 $47,550 # 32
Plumber Salary in West Virginia $22.82 $47,470 # 33
Plumber Salary in Tennessee $22.79 $47,410 # 34
Plumber Salary in Colorado $22.71 $47,230 # 35
Plumber Salary in Iowa $22.62 $47,050 # 36
Plumber Salary in Vermont $22.50 $46,810 # 37
Plumber Salary in Louisiana $21.99 $45,730 # 38
Plumber Salary in Idaho $21.73 $45,190 # 39
Plumber Salary in Virginia $21.57 $44,870 # 40
Plumber Salary in Texas $21.49 $44,690 # 41
Plumber Salary in Georgia $21.22 $44,130 # 42
Plumber Salary in Oklahoma $20.94 $43,550 # 43
Plumber Salary in South Dakota $20.71 $43,080 # 44
Plumber Salary in Wyoming $20.61 $42,860 # 45
Plumber Salary in Mississippi $20.01 $41,630 # 46
Plumber Salary in Alabama $19.99 $41,580 # 47
Plumber Salary in North Carolina $19.61 $40,790 # 48
Plumber Salary in South Carolina $19.25 $40,050 # 49
Plumber Salary in Florida $18.59 $38,660 # 50
Plumber Salary in Arkansas $18.35 $38,170 # 51
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics