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Pipe Laying Supervisor Salary

$65,549 (USD)

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Last updated: June 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Pipe Laying Supervisor is $65,549 a year and $32 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Pipe Laying Supervisor is between $47,213 and $80,755. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Supervises and coordinates activities of workers engaged in constructing manholes, transformer vaults, and substation foundations, in installing street light poles, and in laying pipe and ductwork for telephone, electric, water and sewage systems, and gas and oil lines: reads blueprints and interprets data, including angles required in bending pipe, mixture of concrete most suitable for soil conditions, locations for placement of pipe sections, and type and amount of insulating wrapping and adhesive compound required to protect pipe.
  • Directs activities of workers engaged in inspecting pipe for deficiencies by use of x-ray equipment or by means of high-pressure air tests, of workers engaged in removing rust and applying protective coating to pipe, of workers engaged in laying pipe on land or underwater, of workers engaged in performing dredging, underwater blasting and backfilling activities, and of workers engaged in digging up and removing pipelines.
  • Performs other duties as described under supervisor.
  • May be designated according to area of specialization as duct-layer supervisor; fabrication supervisor; lower-in supervisor; pipe-and-test supervisor; pipe-laying supervisor; river-crossing supervisor; take-up supervisor.
Pipe Laying Supervisor Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers

Job family population: 556,300

Estimated population of Pipe Laying Supervisor jobs: 4,016

Rate of error: 0.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the most populous city is New York City. Forty...

Pipe Laying Supervisor Job Listings for United States

Construction - Pipe Layer
May 30
Eugene, OR, USA
Benny Hempstead Excavating, Inc
Job Summary Benny Hempstead Excavating is looking for hard working pipe layers to perform the ... General Construction work · Any other duties as assigned by Supervisor Minimum Qualifications · ...
Lead Pipe Layer
Apr 2
Orlando, FL, USA
Gibbs & Register, Inc.
Pipe Layer Reports Directly To ... Pipe Foreman or Immediate Supervisor Job Description: Install all types of pipe Must be able to ...
Pipe Layer
Mar 27
Destin, FL, USA
Prince Contracting LLC
Train others in pipe-laying, and provide supervision. JOB REQUIREMENTS : * Must be able to understand work directions and communicate effectively with job site supervisors and fellow employees.
Jun 10
Ogden, UT, USA
Elwood Staffing
Willingness to work in a team environment and assist co-workers or supervisors with other duties as required * Must have pipe laying exp. * Must be able to travel to different sites in Weber and ...
Superintendent - Underground Wet Utilities (Water,Sewer,Storm)
May 30
Dallas, TX, USA
Dallas Underground LLC
Worth area. Our mission is to be the standard for excellence in the underground pipe laying ... Position Summary The Superintendent position is a senior field supervisory role for those capable ...
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