Sprinkler Fitter Career Path
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See if you check the boxes to be a great Fire Sprinkler Fitter:
Fire Sprinkler Fitter Job Overview
We think you have what it takes to be sprinkler fitter… do you?
Sprinkler fitters are an extremely important piece of the construction industry. As a sprinkler fitter, you’ll be required to install life and property saving fire protection in all kinds of buildings making this role uniquely inclusive of many different trades and knowledge. Sprinkler fitters should be mechanically inclined and able to learn quickly to do their best work in any environment.
Key requirements to be a great Sprinkler Fitter:
Keep an eye out for changes – every job posting is different, and every employer has their own preferences for their sprinkler fitter. Roles and responsibilities in every sprinkler fitter job description can include:
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Here are some trends we’ve noticed in the Construction industry:
Keeping Up with Construction Industry Trends: Insights into Sprinkler Fitter Jobs, Hiring, and Related Roles
Project Engineer Job Trends
These five states have the highest average sprinkler fitter salaries:
- Washington, $102,301 avg. salary
- Minnesota, $93,076 avg. salary
- New Jersey, $91,217 avg. salary
- Wyoming, $86,827 avg. salary
- Alaska, $83,451 avg. salary
Hiring Trends in the Construction Industry
With new technology advancing and different construction techniques emerging, construction companies are increasingly seeking employees with specialized skills and expertise, such as those related to sustainability, energy efficiency, and digital construction tools.
Mechanical assembly jobs
Look out for these related job tiles:
- Pipe Foreman
- Instrument Fitter
- Fire Sprinkler Installer
- Sprinkler Service Technician
- Pipe Fitter
- Pipe Fitter Helper
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A fire sprinkler fitter salary can range between $43-100k based on factors like experience, skill level, and environment. We know that’s a big range, and we know how daunting it can feel starting out.
Here’s the break down:
Entry level median salary: $48,200
Mid-level median salary: $73,100
Senior level median salary: $78,300
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Let us show you why NCW should be a part of your journey to becoming a project engineer:
We specialize in helping construction craft professionals find their dream role. Do you have experience in reading schematics, pipe fitting, or construction? If so, we are here to help you find your next job as a sprinkler fitter. Have another specialty? Don’t worry, we do more than hire for construction jobs, so let us know how we can help you.
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