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Pumper Salary
in New York, United States

$41,494 (USD)

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Last updated: March 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Pumper is $41,494 a year and $20 an hour in New York, United States. The average salary range for a Pumper is between $31,280 and $49,938. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York, 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.
Pumper Job Prevalence in New York, United States

Job family: Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers

Job family population: 11,500

Estimated population of Pumper jobs: 527

Rate of error: 9.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Pump Mechanic
Feb 15
Hoboken, NJ, USA
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Field Service Technician - Pumps
Jan 31
Fairfield, NJ, USA
Hayes Pump
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Feb 7
Westwood, NJ, USA
Pump Products
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