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Pumper Salary
in Delaware, United States

$39,208 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Pumper is $39,208 a year and $19 an hour in Delaware, United States. The average salary range for a Pumper is between $29,557 and $47,187. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Delaware, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Operates power-driven pumps that transfer liquids, semiliquids, gases, or powdered materials, performing any combination of following duties: observes pressure gauges and flowmeters, and adjusts valves to regulate speed of pumps and control pressure and rate of flow of materials.
  • Transfers materials to and from storage tanks, processing tanks, trucks, railroad cars, ships, canals, and mines.
  • Pumps crude oil from wells.
  • Maintains pumps and lines by replacing filters and gaskets, tightening connections, and adjusting pumps, using handtools.
  • May transfer liquids by siphoning.
  • May connect pipelines between pumps and containers or storage tanks being filled or emptied.
  • May collect samples of materials for laboratory analysis.
  • May determine density of liquids, using hydrometer.
  • May record quantity of item pumped.
  • May inventory contents of storage tank, using calibrated rod, or by reading mercury gauge and tank charts.
  • Usually receives verbal or written orders from superior as to amount to be pumped and is not responsible for mixing or processing.
  • May be designated according to material pumped or area of work as acid pumper; glycol-service operator; irrigating-pump operator; tailings-dam pumper; yard pumper.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Pumper Job Listings for Delaware, United States

Diesel Mechanic
Oct 29
Delmar, DE, USA
Thompson Pump and Manufacturing
Install/setup pumps and related pumping equipment and pumping systems. * Assist with deliveries, including loading of heavy equipment onto transport vehicles. * Troubleshoot and identify common ...
Dec 4
Bear, DE, USA
Aquaflow Pump & Supply Company is a wholesale distributor of pumps, pipe, plumbing supplies and related products to licensed well drillers, plumbers and septic system contractors. The Company has 14 ...
Sr. Maintenance Mechanic
Dec 17
New Castle, DE, USA
The Kissner Group
... pumps, conveyors, belts fans, air conditioners, etc. This position inspects mechanical equipment to troubleshoot problems or concerns, disassembles machines and repairs or replaces worn or broken ...
Powerhouse Operator
Jan 16
Newport, DE, USA
Hunter International Recruiting
Boilers, Emission monitoring system, Fuel system, Boiler feed water pumps, Water softeners, Brine system, De-carbonator system, Steam metering, Boiler water chemical treatment, Soft water collection ...
Powerhouse Operator
Jan 15
Wilmington, DE, USA
HirePower Personnel, Inc
... pumps, Water softeners, Brine system, Decarbonator system, Steam metering, Boiler water chemical treatment, Soft water collection, Air Compressors, Air Dryer, Condensate system, Booster pumps, Waste ...