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Schools Offering Plumbing Programs in Utah


Each year, approximately 0.1% of Utah graduates receive certificates in plumbing. In other words, every year an estimated 57 plumbers graduate from Utah's 4 plumbing schools.

Top Schools

Mountainland Applied Technology College, which was ranked 62nd nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Utah that has a plumbing program. It is located in Orem. In 2010, 4 students graduated from Mountainland Applied Technology College's plumbing program.

The second-ranked school in Utah with a plumbing program is Davis Applied Technology College, which is located in Kaysville. In 2010, it was ranked 79th nationwide. In 2010, 23 students graduated from Davis Applied Technology College plumbing program.

Salt Lake Community College, which was ranked 79th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Utah that has a plumbing program. It is located in Salt Lake City. In 2010, Salt Lake Community College graduated 10 students from its plumbing programs. Salt Lake Community College charged in-state students $2,932 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Utah plumbing school, average tuition will be $733 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,932 per year to $2,932 per year. In 2010, the plumbing schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Utah were:

  1. Salt Lake Community College - located in Salt Lake City, students are charged $2,932 per year

The plumbing schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Utah were:

  1. Salt Lake Community College - located in Salt Lake City, students are charged $2,932 per year

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

The highest percentage of plumbing graduates in Utah pursue careers as a plumber. 4,250 plumbers were working in Utah in 2010. In Utah, the largest numbers of plumbers work in the following counties:

  1. Salt Lake County - 2,010 plumbers
  2. Davis County - 1,010 plumbers
  3. Juab County - 750 plumbers

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of plumbers is expected to grow by 20% by 2018. There are projected to be 9,430 plumbers working in the Utah then.

Salary

On average, a plumber earns a salary of $44,330 per year in Utah state. However, Utah plumbers earned anywhere in the range from as less than $22,590 per year to more than $66,130 per year in 2010. The counties in Utah with the highest average salary for a plumber are:

  1. Juab County - $48,750 per year
  2. Salt Lake County - $44,330 per year
  3. Davis County - $43,720 per year

The following counties in Utah have the lowest average salaries for plumbers:

  1. Carbon County - $35,480 per year
  2. Washington County - $37,510 per year
  3. Franklin County - $38,890 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in plumbing in Utah 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 Utah
  • Certificate in Plumbing in Utah

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,364 miles from location Salt Lake Community College Salt Lake City UT 17.6641 n/a 34,966
7,357 miles from location Davis Applied Technology College Kaysville UT 21.3093 n/a 4,194
7,354 miles from location Ogden-Weber Applied Technology College Ogden UT 15.3887 n/a 3,085
7,360 miles from location Mountainland Applied Technology College Orem UT 37.6824 n/a 533
 

Curious what studying Plumbing gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters + 4,250 $44,330 -20.6%
 

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