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Lay pipe for sewers, drains, and water mains.

Quick Facts


Well above the statewide median
$39.31 / hour    Read more about wages


Below statewide average
Growth rate:  -1.5%    Read more about outlook


High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Cut metal components for installation.
  • Drill holes in construction materials.
  • Install plumbing or piping.
  • Mark reference points on construction materials.
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