Google Trend growth of Pipeline Corrosion Technicians definitely shows a specific interest starting in 2011 all the way into 2013 which shows the potential for a strong career in the future. The trend graph below is around Corrosion Technicians specifically as Pipeline associations are not strong enough yet but specific salaries are below for this position.
Bureau of Labor Statistics information for Materials Engineers is the closest category that the BLS provides that includes Pipeline Corrosion professionals that solve problems for companies that deal with massive pipes delivering liquids on a daily basis. The median salary listed by the BLS is about $83,120 a year which comes out to around $39.96 an hour and has a total job market of around 22,300 jobs for Material Engineers overall. The growth of the market is about 9% adding around 1,900 jobs from 2010 – 2020. Specific state by state salary comparisons for Pipeline Corrosion Specialists are listed below from actual job listings.
Listed below is information that is specific to Pipeline Corrosion Technician job salaries that you can expect to receive in that state area. Our state by state breakdown allows you to see which state is best to get a job as a Pipeline Corrosion Technician. The salary information provided below is off of real-world job listings for Pipeline Corrosion Technicians and the pay offered for those jobs. We source Indeed, Simply Hired, PayScale and GlassDoor.com. The information provided by Indeed about their process for collecting salary averages is as follows: “Indeed Salary Search is based on an index of salary information extracted from over 50 million job postings from thousands of unique sources over the last 12 months. Many job descriptions don’t contain salary information, but there are enough that do to produce statistically significant median salaries for millions of keyword, job title and location combinations – in fact, most job searches you are likely to think of. As new jobs are added each day, the Indeed Salary Search index is automatically updated with fresh salary data, so the salary results are as up-to-date as they could possibly be.”