Pump Technician Salary

The average wage for a Pump Technician is $17.49 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$26,761 - $98,633
$27K
$49K
$99K
MEDIAN: $49,132
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50%
90%

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$12.11 - $25.50
$12
$17
$26
MEDIAN: $17.33
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$0$98K
Salary $26,761 - $98,633
Bonus $3,000
Profit Sharing $750
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$26,640 - $63,289
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 11
Hourly Data $0$37
Hourly Rate $12.11 - $25.50
Hourly Tips $0.12
Overtime $16.82 - $37.93
Annual Data $0$63K
Bonus $3,000
Profit Sharing $750
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$26,640 - $63,289
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 102

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Job Description for Pump Technician

Pump technicians are responsible for the maintenance for pump machinery, including inspecting pumps, ensuring they are in working order, troubleshooting, and other hands-on maintenance and repair work. Typically, they work with pumps which are used to transport oil and natural gas, as this is what provides most of the energy in the United States. In other cases, they may work for factories or construction companies which employ the use of pumps for other reasons.

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Pump Technician Tasks

  • Participate in rigging up, connecting hoses, delivery of product to location.
  • Report all operational deficiencies to supervisor and maintenance personnel.
  • Maintain assigned equipment, and perform daily inspections to ensure compliance with operational and safety requirements.
  • Complete pre- and post- trip inspections and fuel, clean and service the units.
  • Maintain all required log books and inspection reports.

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Pay by Experience Level for Pump Technician

Pay by Experience for a Pump Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Pump Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $37,000 based on 54 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Pump Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 37 salaries. An experienced Pump Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 33 salaries. A Pump Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 11 salaries.

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Key Stats for Pump Technician

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Pump Technician Salaries

Late-Career
▲47%

Experienced
▲10%

National Average
$40,000

Mid-Career
▼2%

Entry-Level
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 66%
dental benefits
Dental: 44%
vision benefits
Vision: 30%
no benefits
None: 33%
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