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Filter Press Pumper Salary
in Alabama, United States

$29,517 (USD)

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Last updated: March 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Filter Press Pumper is $29,517 a year and $14 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for a Filter Press Pumper is between $22,611 and $35,163. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Tends equipment that boils, agitates, bleaches, and cleans tallow: turns valves to drain specified amount of tallow from storage tank into bleaching tank and to create vacuum inside tank when vacuum bleaching method is used.
  • Moves controls to heat tank with steam and maintain specified temperature.
  • Admits specified amount of carbon (ground charcoal) and diatomaceous earth into bleaching tank and starts agitator.
  • Draws sample from tank and pours it through filter paper, observing its color for conformance to specifications.
  • Adds tallow or diatomaceous earth to tank as required.
  • Opens valves to force tallow by steam pressure through filter press to remove foreign material and into storage tank.
Filter Press Pumper Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders

Job family population: 17,410

Estimated population of Filter Press Pumper jobs: 973

Rate of error: 4.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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