The annual and hourly salary statistics of plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters in Albany-Schenectady-Troy is 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||$38,990|
|25th Percentile Wage||$51,200|
|50th Percentile Wage||$69,270|
|75th Percentile Wage||$80,270|
|90th Percentile Wage||$91,450|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $91,450. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $69,270. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $38,990.
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|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $69,270 in Albany-Schenectady-Troy is in the middle of salary range for plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters in state of New York. In comparison, the annual salary of plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters in Albany-Schenectady-Troy is 30.7 percent (30.7%) lower than that in the highest paying Nassau-Suffolk and 41.6 percent (41.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying Utica-Rome.
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