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Derived from the Latin word for lead, plumbers deal with pipes and fittings necessary to bring and take away water and waste from homes and buildings. Ask questions here about the training, work, and career path for the plumbing profession.
Primarily this is caused by some other user of hot water. Like the cloths washer or dishwasher turning on. They drain the hot water available and so your shower goes cold. Flexible PVC pipe Hot water boilers contain a reduced orifice insert (presumably to maintain pressure in the boiler. These …
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Installation of a shower pan liner First you must measure the shower pan area, then you need to make sure that your liner has enough room to cover at least 8 inches above the floor base for at least 3 corners of a rectangular or square shower pan. The liner is sold in a seven foot width or a 6 f…
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I'm a master plumber, and my cousin is a brick layer. I make about 90k a year and he only gets 40k a year. It depends on where you work, who you work for, and also your base wage. I'm a member of Bricklayers and Allied Craftsmen Local 4 Southern California. I lay brick and block, set tile, marble an…
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How Much Plumbers MakeOnce you're an experienced plumber you can earn a good living.Here are statistics gathered by the U.S. Department of Labor:Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters are among the highest paid construction occupations. In 2002, median hourly earnings of pipelayers were…
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Answer Yes, and even more. I, a plumber in a small east coast state was responsibe for over $300k of work in a single year. That number reflects me working by my self in the field. Plumbing today is not only having the ability to do the work, but also the ability to sell. On the average, a plumbe…
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It's still a good idea so that water doesn't seep through and run into the rest of the basement. Being a tile contractor for 18 years I must have heard this question or better yet common misconception about concrete itself. It's important to know that concrete is not waterproof. It cannot stop wate…
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These are both difficult and challenging jobs. Neither one is easier than the other one, they are just different jobs.
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Go and get a job interveiw for a plumber if that is what youwant to be
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A decent plumbers helper I pay $20 -$25 per hrA journeyman plumber averages depending on skill level $45- $65 per hr A licensed Master I pay up to $125 PER Billible HRThe problem is many people call themselves "plumbers" by watching someone and then actually believe they are "plumbers"
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urine and secies!
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about $20,000 annualy. But it depends...
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A decent master plumber can easily make in excess of $250 per hr doing a variety of tasks. 1- Protecting and installing potable water system 2- gas fitting 3- heating (vapor and hydronics) 4- installing and maintaining all types of drainage systems including acid and chemical waste 5- Training of jo…
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depends on your experianceIf it is based on how many fixtures they install ... too much. If they are in a union ... too much. If its competitive an average hour wage multiplied by 50 weeks is about right. If they drive a Mercedes ... call another plumber!
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Site the opening, by tracing the outline. Drill a 3/8 inch-diameter hole in each corner and begin cutting with a saber saw blade along the inside line. Install the faucet and the sink strainers. After installing apply a bead of silicone caulk around the perimeter of the underside of the sink. Flip t…
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They Earn Around $40,000 - $60,000 a year depending on how long they have been working at being a plumber for.
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The average yearly salary for plumbers in 2006 was $45,830.
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One who deals with plumbing - water piping, taps, waste water pipes and similar.
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Union plumbers wageUnion members make 50 dollars an hour checking.
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What a Plumber Does He takes care of all the sanitary and water pipelines Some of the jobs that a plumber does involve installing the water supply and fuel supply systems, for example: - Cold and hot water supply to bathrooms, kitchens - Central heating systems and gas or oil supply systemsThe v…
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According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics the estimated mean annual wage for electricians as of May 2008 is, $49,890. This would amount to $23.98 per hour. In May 2008, median hourly wages of wage and salary electricians were $22.32. The middle 50 percent earned between $17.00 and $29.88. The…
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it should be 5 million dollars for dealing with all these blithering morons that thing "mango" is the color that should be used for everything. and expect you to put up a 100 page website while you are working on 3 publications, and say ,"how hard can it be, you know what I'll learn how to do it in …
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The average yearly salary for plumbers in 2007 was $47350, according to the U.S. Department of Labor.
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An electrical foreman makes around 70,000 dollars a year. Some people can make over six figures in this job yearly.
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According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics the estimated mean annual wage for Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters as of May 2008 is, $49,200 This would amount to $23.65 per hour. Plumbers, pipelayers, pipefitters, and steamfitters are among the highest paid workers in construction occupati…
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The average annual salary for a plumber in Canada is $52,000. In the United States, the average salary for a plumber is $49,140.
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This generally depends on a few categories: -The quality of your song (chart topper or just a album filler) -the record company (Big > small) -the artist (more famous more cash) -Your fame (are you well known in the industry) -type of song (techno, pop, rock etc) Price more commonly around…
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A journeyman (mechanic) plumber should be able to lead wipe , braze, weld, caulk a joint ,solder, lead burn, work with Pyrex piping, thread pipe and know various codes , can calculate friction losses, read blue prints, train apprentices , do service and repair and can work on their own
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The average Journeyman plumber makes between $35-45,000 a year.
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http://www.ehow.com/list_6105345_skills-do-need-plumber_.htmlTry this it should help alot
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I have read enough nonsense on this question that I felt I must chime in. Any licensed professional who runs a legitimate business must charge! The professional plumber has put in years perfecting his craft and getting the education he needs to perform the job if protecting the health of the nation.…
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In the United States in 2011 the average annual income for a veterinarian was about $90,000.
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my boyfriend makes 10 dollars per hour, I think its a rip off, I keep telling him that he needs to ask for a race and he seems to be to scared to ask for one, he comes all tired and full of dirt every day, he needs to be making more than that, I work at a shoe store and get paid 12.50 an hour and it…
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A class A journeyman only makes about $68.00 per hr a Master plumber can make well over $250 per hr depending if they bothered to take the 5 year apprenticeship and 744 hours of class room studies and takes CEU's A decent helper makes about $25 per hr
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Income for plumbers is in accordance with nationally agreed rates. Trainee plumbers earn between £12,000 and £15,000 a year. Qualified plumbers earn around £18,500+ a year. Experienced plumbers can earn from £22,500 upwards a year. Self-employed plumbers may have higher earnings.If the plumb…
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In Massachusetts, an apprentice plumber makes $34.64 per hour or $72,050 per year. Salary may vary depending on company.
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Are you talking with fringe benefits or just the hourly wage or what the LMP charges to cover over head and profit?with fringe benefits
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plumbing requires a basic experience about taps and mechanical things
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It takes around 4 years to complete an apprenticeship to become a plumber. 4 years is not a set time but you must complete a required amount of hours before you can become licensed.
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Only as much as someone was willing to pay for going to school
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Working alone a master plumber should net no less than $240,000 per yr. It also has a lot to do which state they hold a master's license in as many master plumbers do not have the proper formal training and thus they will be hindered in making the average $250 per hr + If they hire journeymen the…
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To train apprentices and to do work under the auspices of a licensed master working on gas / water distribution / waste /vent / heating
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According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics the estimated mean annual wage for Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters as of May 2008 is, $49,200 This would amount to $23.65 per hour. Plumbers, pipelayers, pipefitters, and steamfitters are among the highest paid workers in construction occupati…
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Small and large pipe wrenches, small and large crescent wrenches, screwdriver set, allen key set, small pry bar, faucet wrench, small pipe cutter, Channel lock pliers, waterpump pliers.
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According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics the estimated mean annual wage for Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters as of May 2008 is, $49,200 This would amount to $23.65 per hour. Plumbers, pipelayers, pipefitters, and steamfitters are among the highest paid workers in construction occupati…
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What he/she quotes you and you agree to. Upon discovery extras are extra.
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as a plumber in the UK i charge £50 for the first hour and £35 an hour after that. Expect to pay more for a corgi gas fitter though....
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According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics the estimated mean annual wage for Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters as of May 2008 is, $49,200 This would amount to $23.65 per hour. Plumbers, pipelayers, pipefitters, and steamfitters are among the highest paid workers in construction occupati…
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No less then $390.00 plus tax and materials
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$25 Dollars an hour with benefits and steady layoffs.
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The U.S Government makes about $610 billion a year and spends 2.3 trillion a year so loses 1.7 trillion a year
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Florida ft Myers area 8-10 Nevada Carson city Reno area 10-14 Jacksonville, FL 8-11 Palm Coast, FL 8-11 St Augustine FL 9-11 Per visit (bath visits) ranges from $15-20 per visit usually up to 2 hrs
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Why would any self respecting semi skilled person want to work for a franchise when they can get their own license and pocket the money and not have to give a hefty share to some franchise? Hmm so your answer was just random spam you used with your 2 IQ points, nice work.  Look at how much lo…
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Plumbers charge widely varying rates, but according to homeadvisor.com, the average cost per hour ranges from $45-$150 per hour depending on the job, timing, and location. Here are some other opinions from our community: If they are decent journeymen $90+ per hr if they are Master plumbers around…
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NOTHING if a \"plumber\" is qualified then they can do commercial / residential /industrial / institutional. If the person is non skilled then they normally are placed on tract type of housing projects as there is no reason to have to think as everything is typical and it is geared for a 3rd grad…
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Brass ,copper, lead , solder ,silver, welding rods. snakes, augers, water jetters, Rulers, levels, vans, trucks , back hoes , threading machines, vises, Oxyacetylene, helpers, chalk lines, putty, epoxy , solvent , ball pein hammers, crows foot, crow bars, pry bars, hammers and screw drivers , compou…
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It varies from state to state, but a ballpark figure if 50% of weekly earnings for a period of 26 weeks. MI will pay you 60% of your pay, but with a max of $362/week.
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According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics the estimated mean annual wage for Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters as of May 2008 is, $49,200 This would amount to $23.65 per hour. Plumbers, pipelayers, pipefitters, and steamfitters are among the highest paid workers in construction occupati…
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Not enough!! Journeyman make anywhere between 18 and 30 an hour depending on where you live
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In Boston they have mostly charge $125 an hour.
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When using mineral wool insulation make sure that you wear a snug fitting facemask to prevent nose and throat irritation and also wear protective gloves to prevent the hands from making contact with mineral wool as this can cause severe irritation. Suitable safety goggles should be worn to ensure th…
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Different tools for different things like pipe wrinches and stuff. WHAT NOW!!!!!!!!!
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According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics the estimated mean annual wage for Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters as of May 2008 is, $49,200 This would amount to $23.65 per hour. Plumbers, pipelayers, pipefitters, and steamfitters are among the highest paid workers in construction occupati…
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The following is written by and according to the U.S. Department of Labor and particular plumbers, pipe fitters, and steam fitters. Most people are familiar with plumbers who come to their home to unclog a drain or fix a leaking toilet. Plumbers, pipelayers, pipefitters, and steamfitters install, m…
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How much money does an electrician earn in a year in Australia
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According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics the estimated mean annual wage for Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters as of May 2008 is, $49,200 This would amount to $23.65 per hour. Plumbers, pipelayers, pipefitters, and steamfitters are among the highest paid workers in construction occupati…
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At the time of the Roman Empire, the Romans used pipes made of lead, because it is a cheap metal that is easily worked into pipes, and which unlike iron doesn't rust. The Romans didn't worry about lead poisoning. Lead pipes continued to be used even into the mid 20th century, before we became more…
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The traditional route to becoming a public school teacher involves completing a bachelor's degree from a teacher education program and then obtaining a license. However, most States now offer alternative routes to licensure for those who have a college degree in other fields. Private school teachers…
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According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics the estimated mean annual wage for Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters as of May 2008 is, $49,200 This would amount to $23.65 per hour. Plumbers, pipelayers, pipefitters, and steamfitters are among the highest paid workers in construction occupati…
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K means add 3 zeros to it like 200,000
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According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics the estimated mean annual wage for Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters as of May 2008 is, $49,200 This would amount to $23.65 per hour. Plumbers, pipelayers, pipefitters, and steamfitters are among the highest paid workers in construction occupati…
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Plumbers, pipelayers, pipefitters, and steamfitters often work more than 40 hours per week and can be on call for emergencies nights and weekends. Some pipelayers may need to travel to and from worksites.
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The hourly rates vary with qualifications the salary spread is $12.00 - $350+
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A plumber is a person that (usually) works with the copper pipes used in water systems found in houses and business premises. A common task for a plumber is repairing burst pipes when frozen pipes thaw in winter.
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HI, I'm a plumber and make approx 40.00 hr
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According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics the estimated mean annual wage for Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters as of May 2008 is, $49,200 This would amount to $23.65 per hour. Plumbers, pipelayers, pipefitters, and steamfitters are among the highest paid workers in construction occupati…
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In Louisiana is anywhere between $22.50 to $28 on the check; however, there are also benefits to include.
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According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics the estimated mean annual wage for Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters as of May 2008 is, $49,200 This would amount to $23.65 per hour. Plumbers, pipelayers, pipefitters, and steamfitters are among the highest paid workers in construction occupati…
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The average TIME to replace a toilet is about one hour. The average price is a whole different matter as many plumbers will use this as an exercise to 'pad the bill '. - If anyone charges you more than 2 hours to do this, chances are you are being ripped off.
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The following is written by and according to the U.S. Department of Labor and particular to the education and training required for Plumbers, Pipelayers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters. Most plumbers, pipelayers, pipefitters, and steamfitters train on the job through jointly administered apprentices…
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Last year my gross was slightly over $192,700 It was a bad year as the economy took a nose dive I only worked less then 1,100 hours last year total billable hours...
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Prevailing Wage for a commercial plumber in Everett is 65 an hour. Most don't make that unless they are union or working on a public job. I thinkresidential prevailing is around 30 an hour. I own Honest Plumbing corp. I pay my lead journeymen 23.00 an hour. Apprentice make 12 an hour average for a g…
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Your paying for their expertise and hard labor. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics the estimated mean annual wage for Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters as of May 2008 is, $49,200 This would amount to $23.65 per hour. Plumbers, pipelayers, pipefitters, and steamfitters are among t…
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The following is written by and according to the U.S. Department of Labor and particular to the job outlook for plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters. Faster than average employment growth is projected. Job opportunities are expected to be very good. Employment change. Employment of plumbers, pip…
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According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics the estimated mean annual wage for Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters as of May 2008 is, $49,200 This would amount to $23.65 per hour. Plumbers, pipelayers, pipefitters, and steamfitters are among the highest paid workers in construction occupati…
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According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics the estimated mean annual wage for Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters as of May 2008 is, $49,200 This would amount to $23.65 per hour. Plumbers, pipelayers, pipefitters, and steamfitters are among the highest paid workers in construction occupati…
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Sydney is so crowded theres ahrdly a shortage of anything. W.A. sounds like a place with a shortage of plumbers.
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According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics the estimated mean annual wage for Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters as of May 2008 is, $49,200 This would amount to $23.65 per hour. Plumbers, pipelayers, pipefitters, and steamfitters are among the highest paid workers in construction occupati…
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According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics the estimated mean annual wage for Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters as of May 2008 is, $49,200 This would amount to $23.65 per hour. Plumbers, pipelayers, pipefitters, and steamfitters are among the highest paid workers in construction occupati…
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According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics the estimated mean annual wage for Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters as of May 2008 is, $49,200 This would amount to $23.65 per hour. Plumbers, pipelayers, pipefitters, and steamfitters are among the highest paid workers in construction occupati…
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