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Ship Pipe Fitter Helper Salary
in Rhode Island, United States

$30,711 (USD)

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Last updated: March 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Ship Pipe Fitter Helper is $30,711 a year and $15 an hour in Rhode Island, United States. The average salary range for a Ship Pipe Fitter Helper is between $23,901 and $36,211. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Rhode Island, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Assists pipe fitter in assembling and installing aboard ships and boats pipe assemblies for systems, such as propulsion, fresh water, and heat: requisitions tools and equipment for workers.
  • Fills pipe with sand or melted resin to prevent pipe distortion during bending operations.
  • Holds pipes during bending and installation.
  • Fits assemblies into place aboard ship by screwing and bolting them together and connecting them to tanks, pumps, and other systems, using wrenches and other handtools.
  • Immerses pipe in chemical solution to remove dirt, oil, and scale.
  • Cleans shop machine with solvent and rags and sweeps working areas.
  • Performs other duties as described under helper.
Ship Pipe Fitter Helper Job Prevalence in Rhode Island, United States

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

Job family population: 54,790

Estimated population of Ship Pipe Fitter Helper jobs: 18,957

Rate of error: 2.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Ship Pipe Fitter Helper Job Listings for Rhode Island, United States

Service Technician
Mar 13
West Warwick, RI, USA
Culligan by Water Co
Install pipe assemblies, fittings, and valves for water treatment equipment using hand or power ... Direct helpers engaged in pipe cutting, preassembly, or installation of plumbing systems or ...
Yacht Joiner/Carpenter
Mar 10
Portsmouth, RI, USA
New England Boatworks
... ship fitting, some fiberglass experience is helpful. Company Description NEB today offers a wide range of services: Construction of custom, state-of-the-art sail and power yachts; Complete marina ...
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