Sprinkler Fitter

Sprinkler Fitter

Lay out, assemble, install, or maintain pipe systems, pipe supports, or related hydraulic or pneumatic equipment for steam, hot water, heating, cooling, lubricating, sprinkling, or industrial production or processing systems.

Training at a glance

  • Time to Complete: Approx. 5 years
  • On the job time: 8000 hours
  • Related Instruction Time: 400 hours
  • Additional Training: Valid credential issued by the Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services as a registered Automatic Fire Sprinkler System Apprentice, Ten (10) hour OSHA course, Scissors Lift Certification, Fork Lift Certification, First Aid, Competent Person Underground and Confined Space Training, Transition to Trainer.

Wisconsin Employment Outlook & Wages*

  • Job Outlook through 2026 in Wisconsin: +11.29%
  • Experienced Level Salary: $79,147

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 * Wisconsin Long Term Occupation Employment Projections, 2016-2026 (Statewide). Office of Economic Advisors, WI Department of Workforce Development, December 2018. & US Bureau of Labor Statistics: Occupational Employment Statistics, estimates May 2017. Reports can be viewed on DWD's premiere source for Labor Market Information, WisConomy.com.

* * Average (mean) annual salary earned by the upper two-thirds of all workers in the selected location, occupation, and industry. Actual salaries will vary by employer and other factors.