Plumbers – How much can I expect to earn?

Well that’s a very good question and it does vary greatly depending on where your location is based. London and the South East always have the highest paid plumbers in the country, there are many reasons for this the main one being London it is after all the capitol of England with a huge amount of people living and working in the surrounding areas including Surrey, Hampshire and Kent for example. Lucky for you if you happen to be within this prime location!

So back to the basic question of a plumbers salary, the average salary for a beginner who is just qualified is anywhere between £16,500 and £21,000 per year.
The more experienced you are the more you will happily earn and this can be between £21,000 and £35,000 per year, great stuff!

Remember though rates do vary depending on your location and also remember that if you area self employed plumber or are planning on becoming a self employed plumber you will have the added benefit of setting out your own charges, which can only be a good thing.

Well there you are, as you can see plumbers really do make good money and why not they have the skills that are required when a job needs doing well, so hopefully this has encouraged you on in your quest to becoming a qualified plumber. Good luck!