Plumbing in Mississippi

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Schools Offering Plumbing Programs in Mississippi


Approximately 0.0% of graduates in of Mississippi receive plumbing certificates every year. In other words, every year an estimated 18 plumbers graduate from Mississippi's 2 plumbing schools.

Top Schools

Hinds Community College, which was ranked 81st nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Mississippi that has a plumbing program. It is located in Raymond. In 2010, Hinds Community College graduated 9 students from its plumbing program. Hinds Community College charged in-state students $2,060 in tuition fees per year.

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College, which was ranked 81st nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Mississippi that has a plumbing program. It is located in Perkinston. 3 students graduated with certificate in plumbing from Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College in 2010. The tuition rate at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College was $2,712 per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Mississippi plumbing school, average tuition will be $2,386 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,060 per year to $2,712 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Mississippi plumbing schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College - located in Perkinston, students are charged $2,712 per year
  2. Hinds Community College - located in Raymond, students are charged $2,060 per year

The following Mississippi plumbing schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Hinds Community College - located in Raymond, students are charged $2,060 per year
  2. Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College - located in Perkinston, students are charged $2,712 per year

A plumbing certificate from a Mississippi school... what next?

A large number of Mississippi plumbing graduates become plumbers. If you decide to work as a plumber in Mississippi, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 4,360 Mississippi plumbers as of 2010. The Mississippi counties with the largest populations of plumbers are:

  1. Copiah County - 850 plumbers
  2. Alcorn County - 550 plumbers
  3. Clarke County - 520 plumbers

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of plumbers is expected to grow by 12% by 2018. There are projected to be 9,360 plumbers working in the Mississippi then.

Salary

A plumber in Mississippi makes an average of $36,370 per year. However, this number is only an average. plumbers in Mississippi had varying salaries from $19,020 to $58,690 per year in 2010. On average a plumber earns the most in the following Mississippi counties:

  1. George County - $39,220 per year
  2. Alcorn County - $38,960 per year
  3. Hancock County - $35,810 per year

The Mississippi counties with the lowest average salary for plumbers are:

  1. Clarke County - $32,850 per year
  2. Forrest County - $33,140 per year
  3. Copiah County - $33,640 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in plumbing in Mississippi and to compare salaries with various related fields such as automotive or plumbing, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

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

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

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,249 miles from location Hinds Community College Raymond MS 19.3052 n/a 11,752
6,174 miles from location Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Perkinston MS 18.5666 n/a 10,064
 

Curious what studying Plumbing gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Mississippi

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters + 4,360 $36,370 1.2%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are plumbing related jobs in Mississippi