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Helper Pipefitter Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$38,190 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Helper Pipefitter is $38,190 a year and $18 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Helper Pipefitter is between $29,100 and $45,650. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Helper Pipefitter. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Assists pipe fitter to assemble and install piping for air, ammonia, gas, and water systems.
Helper Pipefitter Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Job family population: 54,790

Estimated population of Helper Pipefitter jobs: 27,402

Rate of error: 2.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Helper Pipefitter Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Electrician Journeyman
May 15
Palos Heights, IL, USA
Industrial and commercial experience Pay is $28 to $32 looking for local help only no travel pay If ... Fitters, Pipe Welders, Plumbers, Riggers, Sheet Metal Duct Installers, etc.
Reliability Services Technician *Moving to Chicago Heights Soon*
Mar 27
Chesterton, IN, USA
Responsible for frequent travel and daily execution of project related tasks such as pipe fitting ... We help them increase efficiencies and improve profitability with our world-class offering of ...
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