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 about the same as related careers in Wyoming. On average, they make less than power plant operators but more than aviation inspectors.

Career Median Salary
Power plant operator salary $79K
Facility maintenance mechanic salary $77K
Rotary drill operator salary $62K
Wellhead pumper salary $62K
Aircraft mechanic salary $63K
Derrick operator salary $61K
Millwright salary $60K
Aviation inspector salary $38K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)