The average annual and hourly salaries for plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters in the state of Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters amongst Florida 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 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$27,700|
|25th Percentile Wage||$33,600|
|50th Percentile Wage||$41,840|
|75th Percentile Wage||$51,250|
|90th Percentile Wage||$61,160|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $61,160. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $41,840. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $27,700.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
Table 3 shows the median annual salary of plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters in some Florida cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters in state of Florida ranges from $34,440 to $46,570. The highest paying area for plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters in Florida is Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin with a median annual salary of $46,570. The second highest paying city/area in Florida State is Port St Lucie (mean annual salary $46,300). The lowest paying area is Palm Coast with a median annual salary of $34,440.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin|| |
|Port St Lucie|| |
|Sebastian-Vero Beach|| |
|Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater|| |
|Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville|| |
|West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach|| |
|Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach|| |
|Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach|| |
|Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall|| |
|Cape Coral-Fort Myers|| |
|Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent|| |
|Punta Gorda|| |
|North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota|| |
|Naples-Marco Island|| |
|Northeast Florida nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach|| |
|Northwest Florida nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Panama City-Lynn Haven-Panama City Beach|| |
|Lakeland-Winter Haven|| |
|South Florida nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Palm Coast|| |