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How much does a Pump Operator make in Virginia?

Average Pump Operator Hourly Wage in Virginia

Pump Operators earn a median hourly wage of $21.39. Hourly wages typically start from $13.45 and go up to $28.60.

Average Pump Operator Yearly Salary in Virginia

Pump Operators earn a median salary of $44,500 per year. Salaries typically start from $27,980 and go up to $59,490.

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 Virginia earn:

$28.60
an hour
$59,490
per year
Senior Pump Operator Earnings

Senior Pump Operators in Virginia earn:

$26.13
an hour
$54,340
per year
Experienced Pump Operator Earnings

Experienced Pump Operators in Virginia earn:

$21.39
an hour
$44,500
per year
Junior Pump Operator Earnings

Junior Pump Operators in Virginia earn:

$15.91
an hour
$33,100
per year
Starting Pump Operator Earnings

Starting Pump Operators in Virginia earn:

$13.45
an hour
$27,980
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Pump Operator salary comparison

Pump Operators earn more than 67% percent of Trades careers in Virginia. Pump Operator salaries are in the bottom 62% of all careers in Virginia.

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Sewing Machine Operator Salary in Virginia $22k

Historical salary for Pump Operators in Virginia

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

How to Become a Pump Operator

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