Match
$42k $42k
Avg US Salary
13k 13k
Employment
8.4% 8.4%
Growth
3.8/5 3.8/5
Rating
H.S. High School
Education

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.

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.

Learn more about the Pump Operator job market for salaries of real jobs in your area. Alternatively, see what Pump Operators earn in other states.

How to Become a Pump Operator

Interested in becoming a Pump Operator? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good pump operator? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get Hired

      Loading jobs...

    View all jobs →

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.

Find your perfect career

Would you make a good pump operator? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

Take the free career test

Pump Operator salary comparison

Pump Operators earn less than 56% percent of Trades careers in Illinois. Pump Operator salaries are in the bottom % of all careers in Illinois.

Sheet Metal Worker Salary in Illinois $77k
Logistician Salary in Illinois $68k
Surveyor Salary in Illinois $60k
Wind Turbine Services Technician Salary in Illinois $55k
Water Treatment Plant Operator Salary in Illinois $51k
Pump Operator Salary $50k
Roofer Salary in Illinois $42k
Machinist Salary in Illinois $39k
Fork Lift Operator Salary in Illinois $32k
Sewing Machine Operator Salary in Illinois $24k

Historical salary for Pump Operators in Illinois

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

How to Become a Pump Operator

Interested in becoming a Pump Operator? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good pump operator? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get Hired

      Loading jobs...

    View all jobs →