Sokanu rates Pump Operators with a D employability rating, meaning this career should provide weak employment opportunities for the foreseeable future. Over the next 10 years, it is expected the US will need 7,800 Pump Operators. That number is based on 1,100 additional Pump Operators, and the retirement of 6,700 existing Pump Operators.
Supply of Pump Operators
The Pump Operator industry is concentrated in Texas, Louisiana, and California.