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We have collected data nationwide to help calculate the average cost of plumbing service in the US. The following are average costs and prices reported back to us:

Cost of Residential Plumbing Contractors

$76.72 per hour (plus parts and materials) (Range: $71.71 - $81.73)
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Cost of Commercial Plumbing Contractors

$99.72 per hour (plus parts and materials) (Range: $95.83 - $103.60)
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Cost of Plumbing for Remodel or Home Addition

$104.50 per hour (plus parts and materials) (Range: $90.33 - $118.67)
$3,500.00 for repiping 1500 sf home with pex (Range: $2,000.00 - $5,000.00)
$3,500.00 for repiping 1500 sf home with cpvc (Range: $2,000.00 - $5,000.00)
$3,500.00 for repiping 1500 sf home with pvc (Range: $2,000.00 - $5,000.00)
$4,000.00 for repiping 1500 sf home with copper (Range: $2,000.00 - $6,000.00)
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Cost of Faucets, Fixtures and Pipes Installation or Repair

$96.10 per hour (plus parts) (Range: $77.17 - $115.03)
$232.31 fixed fee - flat rate (Range: $134.96 - $329.65)
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Cost of Sink or Toilet Installation

$137.50 per hour (plus materials) (Range: $107.50 - $167.50)
$350.27 fixed fee for mid-grade stainless steel sink (Range: $256.77 - $443.77)
$384.38 fixed fee for mid-grade enamel sink (Range: $262.50 - $506.25)
$180.40 fixed fee for toilet installation (labor only; toilet pre-purchased) (Range: $126.80 - $234.00)
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Cost of Toilet Installation or Replacement

$156.48 fixed fee (labor only; toilet pre-purchased) (Range: $150.66 - $162.29)
$337.71 fixed fee (labor and standard grade toilet) (Range: $260.00 - $415.42)
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Cost of Clearing Drain Clog or Blockage

$106.91 per hour (plus parts) (Range: $65.64 - $148.18)
$135.91 fixed fee (unclog sink/tub/shower) (Range: $121.63 - $150.19)
$8.25 per linear foot to snake drain (Range: $3.25 - $13.25)
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Cost of Bathtub Installation

$2,063.94 fixed fee for acrylic tub (installed) (Range: $1,853.75 - $2,274.13)
$1,106.25 fixed fee for cast iron tub (installed) (Range: $804.17 - $1,408.33)
$1,027.08 fixed for porcelain enameled steel tub (installed) (Range: $720.83 - $1,333.33)
$1,127.08 fixed fee (includes porcelain tub) (Range: $820.83 - $1,433.33)
$87.09 per hour (plus cost of tub) (Range: $64.17 - $110.00)
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Cost of Shower Installation

$3,650.00 for typical tile shower (3' x 5') (Range: $3,150.00 - $4,150.00)
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Cost of Drain Line Video Inspection

$272.02 fixed fee for video inspection (Range: $252.54 - $291.49)
$123.65 per hour (plus materials) (Range: $97.92 - $149.38)
$18.75 per linear foot of pipe (Range: $15.00 - $22.50)
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Cost of Gas BBQ Installation

$84.33 per hour (plus materials and parts) (Range: $72.33 - $96.33)
$885.00 fixed fee (labor only) (Range: $197.50 - $1,572.50)
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Cost of Gas Line Installation

$36.36 per linear foot (interior from gas meter to location) (Range: $29.81 - $42.90)
$60.00 per linear foot (exterior from gas meter to street) (Range: $36.67 - $83.33)
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Cost of Septic System Installation

$7,919.57 fixed fee for new conventional system (3-bedroom house) (Range: $7,231.04 - $8,608.09)
$21,000.00 fixed fee for engineered septic system (3-bedroom house) (Range: $12,000.00 - $30,000.00)
$4,262.50 for septic tank replacement (1,000-gallon concrete tank) (Range: $3,000.00 - $5,525.00)
$5,750.00 fixed fee for drain field replacement (Range: $3,500.00 - $8,000.00)
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Cost of Septic System Repair

$162.50 per hour (plus materials) (Range: $125.00 - $200.00)
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Cost of Septic Tank Cleaning or Pumping

$292.04 fixed fee for 1,000 gallon tank (Range: $268.03 - $316.05)
$555.00 fixed fee for 1,500 gallon tank (Range: $415.00 - $695.00)
$610.00 fixed fee for 2,000 gallon tank (Range: $470.00 - $750.00)
$0.25 per gallon (Range: $0.22 - $0.28)
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Cost of Sewer Line Cleaning

$215.04 fixed fee (Range: $169.58 - $260.49)
$97.50 per hour (plus materials) (Range: $72.50 - $122.50)
$35.00 per linear foot (Range: $25.00 - $45.00)
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Cost of Sewer Line Installation and Repair

$40.63 per linear foot (new construction installation) (Range: $27.50 - $53.75)
$67.84 per linear foot (replacement - traditional trench) (Range: $59.33 - $76.35)
$72.50 per linear foot (replacement - trenchless or pipe bursting) (Range: $56.67 - $88.33)
$86.34 per linear foot (install slip lining) (Range: $71.67 - $101.00)
$107.50 per hour plus materials (for repair) (Range: $81.67 - $133.33)
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Cost of Sump Pump Installation

$633.34 fixed fee (for pedestal pump) (Range: $425.00 - $841.67)
$1,016.02 fixed fee (for submersible pump) (Range: $832.07 - $1,199.96)
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Cost of Sump Pump Repair

$650.00 fixed fee (including materials) (Range: $425.00 - $875.00)
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Cost of Swamp Cooler Installation

$2,370.77 fixed fee for 7,500 cfm unit (roof-mounted) (Range: $2,289.59 - $2,451.94)
$147.50 per hour (install only; w/ pre-purchased unit) (Range: $95.00 - $200.00)
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Cost of Swamp Cooler Service or Repair

$120.00 per hour (plus parts) (Range: $95.00 - $145.00)
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Cost of Water Main Installation or Repair

$41.83 per linear foot (Range: $31.29 - $52.36)
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Cost of Fuel Tank Installation

$2,527.39 for 500-gallon, underground fuel tank (Range: $2,257.18 - $2,797.59)
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Cost of Fuel Tank Removal

$1,811.82 for removal of 550-gallon oil tank (underground) (Range: $1,719.81 - $1,903.82)
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Cost of Water Softener Installation

$62.50 per hour (plus materials) (Range: $55.00 - $70.00)
$1,188.73 for water softener installation (32,000 grain) (Range: $1,015.29 - $1,362.16)
$1,750.00 for water softener installation (64,000 grain) (Range: $1,600.00 - $1,900.00)
$2,650.00 for water softener installation (96,000 grain) (Range: $2,400.00 - $2,900.00)
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Cost of Water Purification System Installation

$90.00 per hour (plus parts) (Range: $85.00 - $95.00)
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Cost of Well Pump Installation

$817.53 for shallow well jet pump (mid-grade; up to 25 ft deep) (Range: $746.90 - $888.15)
$800.00 for deep well jet pump (mid-grade; up to 100 ft deep) (Range: $450.00 - $1,150.00)
$1,925.00 for shallow well submersible pump (mid-grade; up to 25 ft deep) (Range: $850.00 - $3,000.00)
$1,925.00 for deep well submersible pump (mid-grade; up to 100 ft deep) (Range: $850.00 - $3,000.00)
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Cost of Well Pump Repair

$122.50 per hour (plus parts) (Range: $95.00 - $150.00)
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 Plumbing Contractors - Residential
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 Plumbing for Remodel or Addition - Install
 Faucets, Fixtures and Pipes - Repair or Replace
 Sinks and Toilets - Install or Repair
 Toilet - Install or Repair
 Pipes and Drains - Clean
 Bathtub - Install or Replace
 Shower - Install or Replace
 Drain Line or Pipe - Video Inspection
 Gas BBQ - Install
 Gas Lines - Install or Repair
 Septic System - Install or Replace
 Septic System - Repair
 Septic Tank - Pumping or Cleaning
 Sewer Main - Cleaning
 Sewer Main - Install, Replace or Repair
 Sump Pump - Install
 Sump Pump - Repair or Replace
 Swamp Cooler - Install or Replace
 Swamp Cooler - Service or Repair
 Water Main - Install, Replace or Repair
 Fuel Tank - Install or Replace
 Fuel Tank - Remove
 Water Treatment & Purification System - Install or Replace
 Water Treatment & Purification System - Repair or Service
 Well Pump - Install or Replace
 Well Pump - Repair or Service

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Water Main Installation or Repair Cost Checklist
Use our water main cost estimate checklist when evaluating or requesting proposals from water line contractors. When evaluating a cost estimate from a water line contractor, make certain the estimate contains everything you want done. Here is a checklist of items you may want to consider:

- Are they going to repair or replace the water main?

- Are they going to trench or use a trenchless method?

- How deep are they going to bury the water line?

- What size pipe are they going to use (make sure they follow local code)?

- What material are they going to use (PVC, copper, etc.)

- Are they going to pull permit for the project?

- Are they going to tear up sidewalks or do they have a method for burrowing?

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Plumbing Service Cost Data

30909, Augusta, Georgia - February 8, 2017

Residential Plumbing Contractors

$50.00 to $100.00 per hour (plus parts and materials)
Price varies depending on project

Reported by:
Todd Jones, Pro Plumbers Augusta
See the Augusta Plumbing Service Cost Report
30909, Augusta, Georgia - February 8, 2017

Commercial Plumbing Contractors

$80.00 to $200.00 per hour (plus parts and materials)
Prices varies depending on project

Reported by:
Todd Jones, Pro Plumbers Augusta
See the Augusta Plumbing Service Cost Report
91356, Tarzana, California - January 9, 2017

Plumbing for Remodel or Home Addition

$2,000.00 to $6,000.00 for repiping 1500 sf home with copper
$2,000.00 to $5,000.00 for repiping 1500 sf home with pvc
$2,000.00 to $5,000.00 for repiping 1500 sf home with cpvc
$2,000.00 to $5,000.00 for repiping 1500 sf home with pex
location, current issues, desired outcome

Reported by:
Tami Levy, AGA Construction, Inc.
See the Tarzana Plumbing Service Cost Report
85022, Phoenix, Arizona - June 6, 2017

Faucets, Fixtures and Pipes Installation or Repair

$35.00 to $50.00 per hour (plus parts)
$180.00 to $220.00 fixed fee - flat rate
We charge a flat fee for whatever your project may entail, whether plumbing, painting, electrical, drywall, etc. One craftsman (Me) $35/hr and if need be, I bring a 2nd craftsman in for $15 more per hr (2 for $50). You won't find another professional craftsman in the Valley for less, guaranteed. Arcadian Handyman is not a licensed contractor.

Reported by:
Mark Moretti, Arcadian Handyman
See the Phoenix Plumbing Service Cost Report
40831, Harlan, Kentucky - May 18, 2017

Sink or Toilet Installation

$133.86 to $143.84 fixed fee for mid-grade stainless steel sink
$133.86 - $143.84 fixed fee (labor only; toilet pre-purchased) This price includes toilet installation. No additional charge for removal of existing toilet and connection of new toilet. Cost does not account for toilet fixture, drain pipe installation, flange replacement, or difficult supply line replacements.

Reported by:
Donna Bailey, Bailey's Construction LLC
See the Harlan Plumbing Service Cost Report
40831, Harlan, Kentucky - May 18, 2017

Toilet Installation or Replacement

$130.00 to $140.84 fixed fee (labor only; toilet pre-purchased)
$120.00 to $130.84 fixed fee (labor and standard grade toilet)
$133.86 - $143.84 fixed fee (labor only; toilet pre-purchased) This price includes toilet installation. No additional charge for removal of existing toilet and connection of new toilet. Cost does not account for toilet fixture, drain pipe installation, flange replacement, or difficult supply line replacements.

Reported by:
Donna Bailey, Bailey's Construction LLC
See the Harlan Plumbing Service Cost Report
40831, Harlan, Kentucky - May 18, 2017

Clearing Drain Clog or Blockage

$108.58 to $132.94 per hour (plus parts)
$108.58 - $132.94 fixed fee (unclog sink/tub/shower) Cost assumes a typical drain cleaning or unclogging. Estimate accounts for snaking the drain of a tub, shower, or standard sink to remove (basic obstructions). Price does not account for main line blockages, major/multiple clogs, additional plumbing repairs, and emergency calls.

Reported by:
Donna Bailey, Bailey's Construction LLC
See the Harlan Plumbing Service Cost Report
85203, Mesa, Arizona - July 18, 2017

Bathtub Installation

$650.00 to $950.00 fixed for porcelain enameled steel tub (installed)
$650.00 to $950.00 fixed fee for acrylic tub (installed)
$750.00 to $1,150.00 fixed fee for cast iron tub (installed)
$750.00 to $950.00 fixed fee (includes porcelain tub)
$85.00 to $95.00 per hour (plus cost of tub)
We provide an estimated cost that is approved by the owner before beginning work. During the course of performing the work if changes to the scope of work or unforseen conditions encountered will increase the costs then revisions to the costs will be presented to the owner for approval before the additional work is performed.

Reported by:
Richard Randall, JB Water
See the Mesa Plumbing Service Cost Report
87121, Albuquerque, New Mexico - July 12, 2015

Shower Installation

$4,500.00 to $5,500.00 for typical tile shower (3' x 5')
Materials, Labor, Traveling, Haul away

Reported by:
Ray Baca, Modern Creations Construction
See the Albuquerque Plumbing Service Cost Report
40831, Harlan, Kentucky - May 18, 2017

Drain Line Video Inspection

$241.74 to $251.74 fixed fee for video inspection
Drain Line Video Inspection $225.50 - $257.98 fixed fee for video inspection Price quote accounts for the cost of drain line or pipe camera inspection. Estimate takes into account finding the location of a clog, blockage, or other plumbing issue with video camera. It excludes plumbing repairs, pipe replacement, fuel surcharges, and last-minute calls.

Reported by:
Donna Bailey, Bailey's Construction LLC
See the Harlan Plumbing Service Cost Report
92392, Victorville, California - April 1, 2016

Gas BBQ Installation

$77.00 to $99.00 per hour (plus materials and parts)
Where and how far

Reported by:
Robert Penkova, Guaranteed Plumbing
See the Victorville Plumbing Service Cost Report
92392, Victorville, California - April 1, 2016

Gas Line Installation

$77.00 per linear foot (interior from gas meter to location)
Where and how far

Reported by:
Robert Penkova, Guaranteed Plumbing
See the Victorville Plumbing Service Cost Report
01101, Springfield, Massachusetts - May 17, 2016

Septic System Installation

$7,795.61 to $9,262.01 fixed fee for new conventional system (3-bedroom house)
Cost assumes a typical septic system installation. Estimate accounts for excavation, drain field construction, concrete septic tank for 4-person household, and piping materials. Price does not account for percolation tests, mound septic systems, higher capacity tanks, tree removal, permit inspection fees, re-landscaping, or challenging topography.

Reported by:
ProMatcher Research Team
See the Springfield Plumbing Service Cost Report
84096, Herriman, Utah - November 29, 2015

Septic System Repair

$125.00 to $200.00 per hour (plus materials)
Going rate

Reported by:
Jason Delfoe, JD all service plumbing
See the Herriman Plumbing Service Cost Report
85388, Surprise, Arizona - March 30, 2016

Septic Tank Cleaning or Pumping

$220.00 to $280.00 fixed fee for 1,000 gallon tank
$0.22 to $0.28 per gallon
$440.00 to $500.00 fixed fee for 2,000 gallon tank
$330.00 to $390.00 fixed fee for 1,500 gallon tank
Based on average market filters and type of job, urgency etc

Reported by:
Vanessa Spoo, A greener life
See the Surprise Plumbing Service Cost Report
40831, Harlan, Kentucky - May 18, 2017

Sewer Line Cleaning

$150.26 to $230.07 fixed fee
$150.26 - $230.07 fixed fee Price includes sewer cleaning. Estimate takes into account unclog or clear stoppage in main sewer line and drain. Cost does not account for severe clogs, main line replacement, emergency calls, camera inspection, and additional plumbing repairs.

Reported by:
Donna Bailey, Bailey's Construction LLC
See the Harlan Plumbing Service Cost Report
39466, Picayune, Mississippi - January 15, 2017

Sewer Line Installation and Repair

$25.00 to $50.00 per linear foot (install slip lining)
$25.00 to $50.00 per linear foot (replacement - traditional trench)
$25.00 to $50.00 per linear foot (new construction installation)
$25.00 to $50.00 per hour plus materials (for repair)
$25.00 to $50.00 per linear foot (replacement - trenchless or pipe bursting)
Payment is made upon completion.

Reported by:
Lesly Adams-Raby, Raby Maintenance
See the Picayune Plumbing Service Cost Report
01101, Springfield, Massachusetts - July 28, 2016

Sump Pump Installation

$902.40 to $1,297.20 fixed fee (for submersible pump)
Cost estimate includes sump pump install, labor, and construction cleanup.

Reported by:
ProMatcher Research Team
See the Springfield Plumbing Service Cost Report
84096, Herriman, Utah - November 29, 2015

Sump Pump Repair

$450.00 to $1,500.00 fixed fee (including materials)
Depends on model

Reported by:
Jason Delfoe, JD all service plumbing
See the Herriman Plumbing Service Cost Report
17401, York, Pennsylvania - June 25, 2016

Swamp Cooler Installation

$2,235.99 to $2,394.54 fixed fee for 7,500 cfm unit (roof-mounted)
Includes evaporative cooler installation labor cost. There is no additional charge for down-draft swamp cooler (7500 CFM), mounting hardware, and supplies required to connect unit to the home's electrical, plumbing, and ducting systems. Additional cost for traditional air conditioners, two-stage or larger units (>7500 CFM), window units, commercial-grade coolers, and steep roof installations.

Reported by:
ProMatcher Research Team
See the York Plumbing Service Cost Report
84096, Herriman, Utah - November 29, 2015

Swamp Cooler Service or Repair

$95.00 to $145.00 per hour (plus parts)
Same hour rate

Reported by:
Jason Delfoe, JD all service plumbing
See the Herriman Plumbing Service Cost Report
40831, Harlan, Kentucky - May 18, 2017

Water Main Installation or Repair

$27.84 to $46.40 per linear foot
$27.84 - $46.40 per linear foot This price includes water main installation. No additional charge for water pipe material and trenching. Cost does not account for permits.

Reported by:
Donna Bailey, Bailey's Construction LLC
See the Harlan Plumbing Service Cost Report
01101, Springfield, Massachusetts - May 2, 2016

Fuel Tank Installation

$2,435.35 to $3,018.42 for 500-gallon, underground fuel tank
Cost accounts for the price of installing an underground fuel tank. Does include digging hole to bury horizontal tank (500 gallon capacity), sand subbase, back-filling, service line installation, and safety inspection upon completion. Price does not take into account difficult soil conditions, re-landscaping, disposal of an existing fuel tank, long-distance deliveries, pouring concrete slab, and 500+ gallon tanks.

Reported by:
ProMatcher Research Team
See the Springfield Plumbing Service Cost Report
01201, Pittsfield, Massachusetts - December 1, 2016

Fuel Tank Removal

$1,819.37 to $2,014.04 for removal of 550-gallon oil tank (underground)
Price of oil tank removal is included. It also accounts for the cost of backhoe excavation, disposal of remaining fuel, removal of in-ground tank (550 gallons), backfill, soil sample testing, and written report of findings. Cost excludes tanks over 550 gallons, leaking tanks, abandon-in-place solutions, soil remediation, re-landscaping, replacement tank, conversion to alternate fuel source, aboveground tanks, and commercial projects.

Reported by:
ProMatcher Research Team
See the Pittsfield Plumbing Service Cost Report
85203, Mesa, Arizona - July 18, 2017

Water Softener Installation

$85.00 to $95.00 per hour (plus materials)
$1,000.00 to $1,500.00 for water softener installation (32,000 grain)
$1,600.00 to $1,900.00 for water softener installation (64,000 grain)
$2,400.00 to $2,900.00 for water softener installation (96,000 grain)
We provide an estimated cost that is approved by the owner before beginning work. During the course of performing the work if changes to the scope of work or unforseen conditions encountered will increase the costs then revisions to the costs will be presented to the owner for approval before the additional work is performed.

Reported by:
Richard Randall, JB Water
See the Mesa Plumbing Service Cost Report
85203, Mesa, Arizona - July 18, 2017

Water Purification System Installation

$85.00 to $95.00 per hour (plus parts)
We provide an estimated cost that is approved by the owner before beginning work. During the course of performing the work if changes to the scope of work or unforseen conditions encountered will increase the costs then revisions to the costs will be presented to the owner for approval before the additional work is performed.

Reported by:
Richard Randall, JB Water
See the Mesa Plumbing Service Cost Report
01101, Springfield, Massachusetts - January 14, 2017

Well Pump Installation

$806.52 to $957.67 for shallow well jet pump (mid-grade; up to 25 ft deep)
Includes labor cost for well pump installation. Accounts for the price of residential jet pump (shallow well; up to 25 feet deep), supplies, materials, and basic cleanup. Excludes pipe replacement, electrical work, complicated excavation, high HP pumps, commercial well pumps, deep well pumps, or submersible pumps.

Reported by:
ProMatcher Research Team
See the Springfield Plumbing Service Cost Report
18360, Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania - March 9, 2016

Well Pump Repair

$95.00 to $150.00 per hour (plus parts)
Credit cards,check,cash

Reported by:
Tom Sullivan, Aqua pure well pumps llc
See the Stroudsburg Plumbing Service Cost Report
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