Pipefitters install and maintain heavy-duty piping systems that contain and transport chemicals and gasses.

Interests & Skills

Being Active

Being Outside


Math & Numbers


What You'll Need

Technical School, Community College, Registered Apprenticeship Program or Industry Training Program

More About This Career

Pipefitters often operate in industrial settings and work with durable pipe materials like metals that can handle high-pressure substances.


*Wage information from 2022 NCCER Construction Craft Salary Survey.

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