Plumber, Pipefitter, or Steamfitter Salary Information

Plumber, Pipefitter, or Steamfitter salary information, income percentile, mortgage affordability and more.


How much does a plumber, pipefitter, or steamfitter earn?

Annual salaries range from £22,308 to £45,612. Below is the full range of pay both before and after tax:

Pre-tax £22,308
(£1,859 p/mth)
(£2,563 p/mth)
(£3,801 p/mth)
Pre-tax Income Percentile 46th 66th 85th
Post-tax £18,708
(£1,559 p/mth)
(£2,037 p/mth)
(£2,880 p/mth)
Post-tax Income Percentile 40th 59th 79th
Percentage Tax Deduction 16% 21% 24%

Plumbers, pipefitters and pipefitters work primarily in construction and plumbing businesses, but some businesses operate their own businesses, either independently or in partnership with other plumbing businesses. Most employers require at least a high school diploma or GED to complete the apprenticeship associated with this position.

Compare the average salary of a plumber, pipefitter, or steamfitter to your salary:


Below are the range of mortgages typically affordable for a single applicant plumber, pipefitter, or steamfitter:

average gross salary£22,311£30,753£45,615
max mortgage£100,400£138,389£205,268
deposit paid£11,156£15,377£22,808
max purchase price£111,556£153,766£228,076
mortgage repayment p.mth (2.5%|25yr)£455£628£931

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