Alternate Job Titles: Entry Level Plumber, Plumber I
How much does a Plumber I make? The median annual Plumber I salary is $44,191, as of June 28, 2017, with a range usually between $37,204-$52,489, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Plumber I in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Plumber I in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Plumber I in the United States is $44,191, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Plumber I in the United States are expected to make less than $44,191.
Source: HR Reported data as of June 28, 2017
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Plumber I that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Plumber I are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of July 2017
Inspects, repairs, installs, modifies, and maintains plumbing fixtures and piping in heating, water and drainage systems. Identifies plumbing and safety problems applicable to the installation and takes necessary corrective action using appropriate parts and tools. Complies with all required safety, building code and inspection requirements. Reads and interprets blueprints, specifications, and other instructions. Is completing or has completed required apprenticeship. Typically requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor/manager. Typically requires certain certifications in plumbing. Requires a plumbing license from the applicable local authority. Gaining or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. Typically requires 1-3 years of related experience. View full job description