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Field Operator Salary
in Idaho, United States

$40,063 (USD)

Average Salary

$19/hr

Average Hourly

$689

Average Bonus

Last updated: February 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Field Operator is $40,063 a year and $19 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for a Field Operator is between $29,793 and $48,624. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Idaho, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Operates pumps and auxiliary equipment to produce artificial flow of oil or gas from wells in oil field: starts pumps and opens valves to pump oil from wells into storage tanks.
  • Starts compressor engines and diverts oil from storage tanks into compressor units and auxiliary equipment to recover natural gas from oil.
  • Opens valves to return compressed gas to bottoms of specified wells to repressurize them and force oil to surface.
  • Operates engines and pumping units from central powerplant to shut off wells according to production schedule and to switch flow of oil into unfilled storage tanks.
  • Reads tank gauges and pump meters, and keeps production records.
  • May supervise oil pumpers and other workers engaged in producing oil from wells.
  • May repair gas and oil meters and gauges instrument mechanic.
Field Operator Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers

Job family population: 11,500

Estimated population of Field Operator jobs: N/A

Rate of error: 9.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$46,444
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

Field Operator Job Listings for Idaho, United States

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Feb 14
Idaho Falls, United States
Idaho National Labs
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Equipment Operator
Feb 16
Bellevue, ID, USA
CRH Americas Materials
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