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Pumper Salary

Pumpers in the United States are largely men, earning an average of $19.81 per hour. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Pumpers. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$36,976 - $68,848
(Median)
$37K
$51K
$69K
MEDIAN: $50,739
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$12.04 - $28.46
(Median)
$12
$20
$28
MEDIAN: $19.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$36,976 - $68,848  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,276  
Profit Sharing
$2,050 - $5,000  
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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$31,098 - $71,884  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 60
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$12.04 - $28.46  
   
Overtime
$17.51 - $48.31  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,276  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,050 - $5,000  
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).
)
$31,098 - $71,884  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 78

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Job Description for Pumper

  • Report on data, productivity, and oil sample analysis.
  • Operate equipment and adjust valves to increase efficiency of oil pumps.
  • Monitor oil pumps, visiting sites and reviewing remote data.
  • Lubricate, repair, maintain, and examine oil pumps and related pipelines.

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Experience Affects Pumper Salaries

Mid-Career
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Experienced
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National Average
$50,000

Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 62% employee benefits None: 16%
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