5 Highest-Paying States for Plumbers
The average salary for plumbers in the United States is $58,150. While it's true that the cost of living varies across the U.S., it pays to be a plumber in some states more than others. Take a look at the states that boast the highest average salaries for plumbers in the country, according to data provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Average Yearly Salary: $73,810
#4: New York
Average Yearly Salary: $73,820
Average Yearly Salary: $74,220
Average Yearly Salary: $75,520
Average Yearly Salary: $79,400
The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects 15.6 percent employment growth for plumbers between 2016 and 2026.
Note: All salary information is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics and is accurate as of May 2018.