Texas Plumbers and Pipefitters: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Plumbers And Pipefitters in Texas

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Fast Facts for Plumbers And Pipefitters in Texas

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Odessa, Beaumont and Corpus Christi
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Texarkana, Tyler and McAllen
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Houston, Dallas and San Antonio

Salaries for Plumbers And Pipefitters in Texas

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Austin, Longview and Dallas

Schools for Plumbers And Pipefitters in Texas are listed below.

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Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Plumbers And Pipefitters

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Texas. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Plumbers And Pipefitters

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Plumbers And Pipefitters relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Abilene 320 $45010 1.71
Amarillo 440 $45360 1.36
Austin 2560 $44730 0.97
Round Rock 2560 $44730 0.97
Houston 12650 $49250 1.52
The Woodlands 12650 $49250 1.52
Sugar Land 12650 $49250 1.52
Beaumont 870 $53790 1.85
Port Arthur 870 $53790 1.85
Brownsville 160 $29270 0.41
Harlingen 160 $29270 0.41
College Station 380 $38210 1.32
Bryan 380 $38210 1.32
Corpus Christi 570 $44770 1.06
Dallas 8500 $43310 0.91
Fort Worth 8500 $43310 0.91
Arlington 8500 $43310 0.91
El Paso 1080 $33750 1.3
San Angelo 80 $42070 0.63
San Antonio 1950 $44880 0.73
New Braunfels 1950 $44880 0.73
Laredo 150 $35670 0.55
Longview 760 $32740 2.71
Lubbock 400 $43230 1.03
McAllen 360 $30860 0.52
Edinburg 360 $30860 0.52
Mission 360 $30860 0.52
Midland 320 $38290 1.2
Killeen 230 $39350 0.6
Temple 230 $39350 0.6
Odessa 340 $40710 1.57
Sherman 90 $39110 0.77
Denison 90 $39110 0.77
Tyler 260 $37410 0.95
Victoria 90 $44990 0.72
Waco 310 $40720 1.01
Wichita Falls 160 $45250 0.99
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