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Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters (Occupational Profile)

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SOC: 47-2152

Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters assemble, install, and repair pipe systems according to plans and plumbing codes. They work with piping systems that move liquid, gas, or semisolid material. They also install plumbing for rainwater/gray water capture, or solar panel systems.

Los Angeles County Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters:

Annual Average Employment 2010

Projected Employment 2020

Average Hourly Wage, 1q12

Average Annual Wage, 1q12

Entry Level Education

Work Experience

On the Job Training





High school



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Please note that this is occupational data across all industries and not necessarily specific to any one area of clean technology.