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How much does a Pump Operator make in Illinois?

Average Pump Operator Hourly Wage in Illinois

Pump Operators earn a median hourly wage of $24.39. Hourly wages typically start from $15.08 and go up to $29.95.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Average Pump Operator Yearly Salary in Illinois

Pump Operators earn a median salary of $50,740 per year. Salaries typically start from $31,360 and go up to $62,290.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Pump Operator Earnings by Seniority

Top End Pump Operator Earnings

The highest earning Pump Operators in Illinois earn:

$29.95
an hour
$62,290
per year
Senior Pump Operator Earnings

Senior Pump Operators in Illinois earn:

$27.89
an hour
$58,000
per year
Experienced Pump Operator Earnings

Experienced Pump Operators in Illinois earn:

$24.39
an hour
$50,740
per year
Junior Pump Operator Earnings

Junior Pump Operators in Illinois earn:

$20.12
an hour
$41,850
per year
Starting Pump Operator Earnings

Starting Pump Operators in Illinois earn:

$15.08
an hour
$31,360
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Pump Operator salary comparison

Pump Operators earn less than 55% percent of Trades careers in Illinois. Pump Operator salaries are in the bottom % of all careers in Illinois.

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Historical salary for Pump Operators in Illinois

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics
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