Wellhead pumper earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Wellhead pumper salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Arkansas $56,370
California $46,290
Colorado $70,590
Illinois $30,280
Indiana $25,420
Kansas $45,200
Kentucky $51,140
Louisiana $40,240
Michigan $42,850
Mississippi $56,320
Montana $60,870
North Dakota $58,070
New Mexico $46,270
Ohio $39,040
Oklahoma $51,250
Pennsylvania $37,510
Texas $54,690
Utah $60,210
West Virginia $38,020
Wyoming $61,160

How do wellhead pumper salaries compare to similar careers?

Wellhead pumpers earn 7% less than similar careers in the United States. On average, they make less than power plant operators but more than oil and gas rotary drill operators.

Career Median Salary
Power plant operator salary $82K
Aviation inspector salary $76K
Commercial diver salary $50K
Radio mechanic salary $55K
Wellhead pumper salary $55K
Hydroelectric plant technician salary $58K
Avionics technician salary $54K
Industrial machinery mechanic salary $54K
Oil and gas rotary drill operator salary $55K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)