Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters Salary Information in Delaware

The average annual and hourly salaries for plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters in the state of Delaware are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters among Delaware metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters in Delaware

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,370
25th Percentile Wage
$46,960
50th Percentile Wage
$56,120
75th Percentile Wage
$64,370
90th Percentile Wage
$78,890

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters in Delaware in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $78,890. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $56,120. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $40,370.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19.41
25th Percentile Wage
$22.58
50th Percentile Wage
$26.98
75th Percentile Wage
$30.95
90th Percentile Wage
$37.93

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters in Delaware in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $37.93. The median hourly salary is $26.98. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19.41.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201656,120-1.78%-0.14%
201557,1202.87%-
201455,480-4.79%-
201358,1403.34%-
201256,200--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters in Delaware Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters in some Delaware cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters in state of Delaware ranges from $48,890 to $50,270. The highest paying area for plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters in Delaware is Dover with a median annual salary of $50,270. The lowest paying area is Sussex County with a median annual salary of $48,890.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Dover
$50,270
Sussex County
$48,890


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