Career Outlook for Pipe Fitters and Steamfitters
This occupation has now been updated to Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters
Also known as:
Fire Sprinkler Installer, Gas Main Fitter, Gas Plumber, Hydraulic Plumber, Industrial Gas Fitter, Marine Pipefitter, Marine Steamfitter, Master Plumber, Pipe Fitter, Plumber
The overall job outlook for Pipe Fitter or Steamfitter careers has been negative since 2004. Vacancies for this career have decreased by 1.63 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 0.1 percent per year. Demand for Pipe Fitters and Steamfitters is expected to go up, with an expected 93,670 new jobs filled by 2029. This represents an annual increase of 2.49 percent over the next few years. Join our career community today!
There are currently more Pipe Fitters and Steamfitters in the following states
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Pipe Fitters and Steamfitters