Plumbing in Arizona

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Schools Offering Plumbing Programs in Arizona


Approximately 0.0% of graduates in of Arizona receive plumbing certificates every year. In other words, every year an estimated 65 plumbers graduate from Arizona's 4 plumbing schools.

Top Schools

Maricopa Skill Center, which is located in Phoenix, is the top-ranked school in Arizona that has a plumbing program. It received a ranking of 68th in the country in 2010. no students graduated with a certificate in plumbing from Maricopa Skill Center in 2010.

Arizona Western College, which was ranked 85th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Arizona that has a plumbing program. It is located in Yuma. In 2010, Arizona Western College graduated 1 students from its plumbing program. Tuition at Arizona Western College was $2,000 per year.

The third-ranked school in Arizona that has a plumbing program is Tohono O'Odham Community College. Tohono O'Odham Community College, which was ranked 87th in the country in 2010, is located in Sells. Tuition at Tohono O'Odham Community College was $1,354 per year.

Cost

Plumbing schools in Arizona, charge students an average tuition of $1,272 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $2,000 per year, or as little as $1,354 per year. In 2010, the following Arizona plumbing schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Arizona Western College - located in Yuma, students are charged $2,000 per year
  2. GateWay Community College - located in Phoenix, students are charged $1,734 per year
  3. Tohono O'Odham Community College - located in Sells, students are charged $1,354 per year

The following Arizona plumbing schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Tohono O'Odham Community College - located in Sells, students are charged $1,354 per year
  2. GateWay Community College - located in Phoenix, students are charged $1,734 per year
  3. Arizona Western College - located in Yuma, students are charged $2,000 per year

A plumbing certificate from an Arizona school... what next?

Most people who graduate from plumbing school in Arizona go on to work as a plumber. 5,630 plumbers were working in Arizona in 2010. The following counties have the largest number of Arizona plumbers:

  1. Maricopa County - 3,940 plumbers
  2. Pima County - 910 plumbers
  3. Cochise County - 160 plumbers

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of plumbers in Arizona will shrink by -14%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 8,060 plumbers working in Arizona.

Salary

A plumber in Arizona earns $42,550 per year on average. However, Arizona plumbers earned anywhere in the range from as less than $18,500 per year to more than $86,190 per year in 2010. A plumber in the following Arizona counties makes the highest salaries on average:

  1. Apache County - $47,220 per year
  2. Mohave County - $46,030 per year
  3. Maricopa County - $44,310 per year

On average, plumbers earns the least in the following Arizona counties:

  1. Yuma County - $33,200 per year
  2. Yavapai County - $36,900 per year
  3. Pima County - $36,970 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Arizona statistics regarding a career in plumbing and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as automotive or plumbing.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Plumbing in Arizona
  • Certificate in Plumbing in Arizona

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,642 miles from location Arizona Western College Yuma AZ 15.3094 n/a 7,984
7,484 miles from location GateWay Community College Phoenix AZ 13.1689 n/a 7,863
7,488 miles from location Maricopa Skill Center Phoenix AZ 31.6094 n/a 941
7,501 miles from location Tohono O'Odham Community College Sells AZ 13.3973 n/a 254
 

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters + 5,630 $42,550 -31.8%
 

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