Master Plumber

Tony Angelini

Detailed Job Description

Responsible for installing, repairing and maintaining pipes, fixtures and other plumbing used for water distribution and waste water disposal in residential, commercial and industrial buildings.

Level of school required

Must be currently licensed as a Journeyman Plumber in Texas or another state with at least 8,000 hours working at the trade and must have held the Journeyman license for at least o one (1) year, and have successfully completed a training program approved by the United States Department of Labor Office of Apprenticeship, or o one (1) year, if you meet all current requirements and are applying prior to January 1, 2010, or o four (4) years, if you meet all current requirements and are applying on or after January 1, 2010, or o hold a current Master Plumber license in another state with at least 8,000 hours working at the trade.

Salary

$37,791 - $85,520

Where can you work?

You can work anywhere in the world because everyone has plumbing and everything breaks.

Is their continuing professional development for this career?

There is continuing education for this career. This is an 8 hours course that must be taken in order to renew your license every year.

Other Stuff

Number of Jobs - 82,300

Median Salary - $50,180

Unemployment Rate - 9.3 percent

What do you find interesting about this career.

I find this career interesting because it has a lot of different parts to it and it is an interesting job.