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Pipe Fitter Plastic Pipe Salary
in Virginia, United States

$52,335 (USD)

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Last updated: April 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Pipe Fitter Plastic Pipe is $52,335 a year and $25 an hour in Virginia, United States. The average salary range for a Pipe Fitter Plastic Pipe is between $38,387 and $63,997. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Virginia, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Lays out, assembles, installs, and maintains pipe systems, pipe supports, and related hydraulic and pneumatic equipment for steam, hot water, heating, cooling, lubricating, sprinkling, and industrial production and processing systems, applying knowledge of system operation, and following blueprints: selects type and size of pipe, and related materials and equipment, such as supports, hangers, and hydraulic cylinders, according to specifications.
  • Inspects work site to determine presence of obstructions and to ascertain that holes cut for pipe will not cause structural weakness.
  • Plans installation or repair to avoid obstructions and to avoid interfering with activities of other workers.
  • Cuts pipe, using saws, pipe cutter, hammer and chisel, cutting torch, and pipe cutting machine.
  • Threads pipe, using pipe threading machine.
  • Bends pipe, using pipe bending tools and pipe bending machine.
  • Assembles and installs variety of metal and nonmetal pipes, tubes, and fittings, including iron, steel, copper, and plastic.
  • Connects pipes, using threaded, caulked, soldered, brazed, fused, or cemented joints, and handtools.
  • Secures pipes to structure with brackets, clamps, and hangers, using handtools and power tools.
  • Installs and maintains hydraulic and pneumatic components of machines and equipment, such as pumps and cylinders, using handtools.
  • Installs and maintains refrigeration and air-conditioning systems, including compressors, pumps, meters, pneumatic and hydraulic controls, and piping, using handtools and power tools, and following specifications and blueprints.
  • Increases pressure in.
Pipe Fitter Plastic Pipe Job Prevalence in Virginia, United States

Job family: Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters

Job family population: 428,260

Estimated population of Pipe Fitter Plastic Pipe jobs: 31,982

Rate of error: 1.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Pipe Fitter Plastic Pipe Job Listings for Virginia, United States

2nd Class Pipefitter - Main Yard
Feb 12
Norfolk, VA, USA
Colonna's Shipyard, Inc
... and plastic pipe, test for leaks and insulate as required • Install and check operation of a ... Vocational training as a pipefitter preferred with 2 to 3 years of experience * Knowledge of and ...
Maritime Pipefitter Helper
Apr 17
Newport News, VA, USA
Pay - $27.31 Pipefitter Helpers needed in Newport News, Virginia! • Able to read and interpret ship piping drawings. • Experienced fitting carbon steel, CRES, and copper nickel piping. • ...
Pipefitter / Pipe Fitter
Apr 8
Newport News, VA, USA
ULG Marine
If you are a Pipe Fitter with shipyard experience and want to work for a wonderful company...we have the job for YOU! United Labor Group proudly services clients all across the Nation. We have an ...
Master Pipefitter
Apr 11
Norfolk, VA, USA
Gillmann Services Inc.
Pipe Fitting and pipe bending * OXY ACC GAS Cutting Touch * Ability to pipe fit complicated piping systems. Applicants may be required to work overtime as needed. Will be working in close spaces and ...
1C Pipefitter with Brazing Experience
Apr 8
Newport News, VA, USA
ULG Marine
If you are a Pipe Fitter with Brazing experience and want to work for a wonderful company...we have the job for YOU! United Labor Group proudly services clients all across the Nation. We have an ...
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