Wellhead pumper earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Wellhead pumper salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Texas $76,320
North Dakota $63,760
New Mexico $63,380
Utah $62,910
Wyoming $62,330
Alaska $62,010
Colorado $61,410
Arkansas $60,220
Louisiana $60,110
Mississippi $59,930
Kentucky $51,140
Kansas $48,850
Pennsylvania $48,780
Oklahoma $48,690
Michigan $48,580
California $47,770
Montana $47,040
West Virginia $39,310
Illinois $37,740
Ohio $36,490
Indiana $25,420

How do wellhead pumper salaries compare to similar careers?

Wellhead pumpers earn 6% less than similar careers in Pennsylvania. On average, they make less than radio mechanics but more than auto body repairers.

Career Median Salary
Radio mechanic salary $62K
Millwright salary $60K
Hydroelectric plant technician salary $55K
Facility maintenance mechanic salary $59K
Mining machine operator salary $48K
Wellhead pumper salary $49K
Rigger salary $48K
Rotary drill operator salary $48K
Machine assembler salary $50K
Auto body repairer salary $47K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)