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Plumbing & Water Supply Schools in New York

In 2018-2019, 282 students earned their Plumbing degrees in NY.

In terms of popularity, Plumbing & Water Supply is the 161st most popular major in the state out of a total 335 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Plumbing & Water Supply Majors in New York

Plumbing majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 159
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 159
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 96
Associate’s Degree 27

Gender Distribution

In New York, a plumbing major is more popular with men than with women.

Plumbing & Water Supply Majors in NY Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of plumbing majors in New York is as follows:

  • Asian: 4.3%
  • Black or African American: 18.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 19.9%
  • White: 23.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 33.7%
Plumbing & Water Supply Majors in NY Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Plumbing & Water Supply Grads in New York

There are 59,700 people in the state and 1,116,600 people in the nation working in plumbing jobs.

Plumbing & Water Supply Jobs Nationwide vs. NY

Wages for Plumbing & Water Supply Jobs in New York

Plumbing grads earn an average of $66,980 in the state and $52,780 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 3 colleges in New York that offer plumbing degrees. Learn about the most popular 3 below:


Apex Technical School

Long Island City
157 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,288 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 11 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 82% of students receive it. In their early career, Apex Technical School grads earn an average salary of $24,900.


Berk Trade and Business School

Long Island City
96 Degrees in Major Awarded
261 Total Students

In their early career, Berk Trade School grads earn an average salary of $25,100. 88% of students get financical aid. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.


SUNY Delhi

29 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
3,232 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $15,066. The average student takes 4.52 years to complete their degree at SUNY Delhi. The full-time teacher rate is 69%.

Plumbing & Water Supply Careers in NY

Some of the careers plumbing majors go into include:

Job Title NY Job Growth NY Median Salary
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 20% $67,120
Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners 20% $39,670
Earth Drillers 17% $58,760
Construction Trades and Extraction Worker Supervisors 12% $81,670

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to plumbing.

Major Annual Graduates in NY
Electrical & Power Installation 798
Construction 104
Building Management & Inspection 76
Carpentry 41
Other Construction 38
Masonry 7

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