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$114,240/ year*
Estimated Salary
$114,240
  /  year *
Estimated Salary
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Becoming a Plumber in Charleston, West Virginia

Overview

A plumber is tradesperson who specializes in installing and maintaining systems used for potable (drinking) water, sewage and drainage in plumbing systems.
Compare to a teacher who only makes
$40,000/yr in West Virginia

What Plumbers Love About Their Trade

Helping people in need.
Great pay.
Problem solving.

Characteristics

High Paying
Variety of Tools
Solo or Small Teams
Indoor and Outdoor Work
Involves Calculation
Lots of Problem Solving

Outlook

Demand ForecastHigh
One of the highest demand trades. Recession proof demand.
Entrepreneurship Potential Very High
Very low startup cost and high likelihood of success.
Optionality PotentialHigh
There are many specializations within the trade.