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Pumper Salary
in Seattle, Washington

$44,442 (USD)

Average Salary

$21/hr

Average Hourly

$698

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Pumper is $44,442 a year and $21 an hour in Seattle, Washington, United States. The average salary range for a Pumper is between $33,502 and $53,486. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Seattle, Washington.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • 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 Seattle, Washington, 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:
$51,521
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

About Seattle, Washington

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Description: Seattle ( (listen) see-AT-əl) is a seaport city on the West Coast of the United States. It is the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 744,955 residents as of 2018, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. According to U.S. Census data released in 2018, the Seattle metropolitan area's population stands at 3.94 million, and ranks as the 15th largest in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. In July 2016, Seattle...

Pumper Job Listings for Seattle, Washington

Road Mechanic/Technician- Pump and Power Division (2019-3921)
May 7
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Sunbelt Rentals
From pumps to scaffolding to general construction tools, we aim to be the only call needed to outfit a job site with the proper equipment. Not only do we offer a vast fleet that ranks among the best ...
Pump Technician
May 30
Port Orchard, WA, USA
Nicholson Drilling
Well established water well drilling and pump service company in port orchard washington. Must have valid drivers license and a good driving record. Electrical and plumbing experience is a plus. Must ...
Maintenance
Jun 3
Seattle, WA, USA
Pilot Flying J
The Pilot Flying J network provides drivers with access to more than 70,000 parking spaces for trucks, 4,900 showers and more than 5,000 diesel lanes offering Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) at the pump.
CDL Driver
Apr 23
Puyallup, WA, USA
Drain Pro Inc
DESCRIPTION Class A or B CDL driver to drive a Pump or Enductor Truck. Must be mechanically inclined with trouble shooting abilities. Current Class A or B CDL with tanker endorsement and air brakes.
Boiler Operator (Class I or II)
May 31
Tacoma, WA, USA
Greif Tacoma Paperboard
This includes all steam and condensate flows, valves, pumps, and controls. Specific areas to be monitored on a continuous basis including boilers (water level and operation), DA tank, feed water ...
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