Plumber

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Install and repair pipe systems, fixtures and fittings used for water and waste water disposal, and for gas distribution.

Outlook

Good

Wage

Low: $15.75
Median: $25.00
High: $37.00

Training

  • Apprenticeship: Combination of in-school and on the job training. Apprenticeship training and Certification in the trade is voluntary.
  • Red Seal Trade. 

Places of Employment

Construction contractors, plumbing and heating companies, manufacturing firms, maintenance departments of plants, factories, governments, schools, self employed.

Regulated

No

Hours

Seasonal, irregular hours