Pump operator earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Pump operator salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alaska $54,030
Alabama $52,170
Arizona $43,940
California $54,040
Colorado $39,010
Florida $42,740
Georgia $39,870
Illinois $53,050
Indiana $55,460
Kansas $37,250
Kentucky $47,200
Louisiana $48,300
Massachusetts $43,000
Michigan $43,360
Minnesota $49,930
Missouri $33,280
Mississippi $36,080
Montana $53,580
North Carolina $40,290
North Dakota $44,100
Nebraska $34,140
New Hampshire $48,640
New Jersey $44,860
Nevada $65,100
New York $43,490
Ohio $38,820
Oklahoma $39,510
Oregon $37,830
Pennsylvania $44,620
Puerto Rico $28,610
Tennessee $37,760
Texas $41,200
Utah $53,160
Washington $46,250
Wisconsin $54,800
West Virginia $49,410

How do pump operator salaries compare to similar careers?

Pump operators earn about the same as related careers in Arizona. On average, they make less than logisticians but more than precious metal workers.

Career Median Salary
Logistician salary $59K
Boilermaker salary $58K
Tool and die maker salary $50K
Rigger salary $55K
Petroleum pump system operator salary $55K
Pump operator salary $44K
Oil and gas rotary drill operator salary $45K
Water treatment plant operator salary $46K
Glazier salary $43K
Precious metal worker salary $45K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)