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How much does a Pump Operator make in Texas?

Average Pump Operator Hourly Wage in Texas

Pump Operators earn a median hourly wage of $18.36. Hourly wages typically start from $10.84 and go up to $34.62.

Average Pump Operator Yearly Salary in Texas

Pump Operators earn a median salary of $38,190 per year. Salaries typically start from $22,560 and go up to $72,020.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Pump Operator Earnings by Seniority

Top End Pump Operator Earnings

The highest earning Pump Operators in Texas earn:

$34.62
an hour
$72,020
per year
Senior Pump Operator Earnings

Senior Pump Operators in Texas earn:

$27.34
an hour
$56,860
per year
Experienced Pump Operator Earnings

Experienced Pump Operators in Texas earn:

$18.36
an hour
$38,190
per year
Junior Pump Operator Earnings

Junior Pump Operators in Texas earn:

$13.55
an hour
$28,180
per year
Starting Pump Operator Earnings

Starting Pump Operators in Texas earn:

$10.84
an hour
$22,560
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Pump Operator salary comparison

Pump Operators earn more than 59% percent of Trades careers in Texas. Pump Operator salaries are in the bottom 88% of all careers in Texas.

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Historical salary for Pump Operators in Texas

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 the Education

    A high school education is required to be a Pump Operator.

  3. Get Hired

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    Would you like to post jobs on this career? Find the best candidates using Sokanu's new psychometric job platform. Visit employers.sokanu.com today.