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Tailings Dam Pumper Salary

$39,349 (USD)

Average Salary

$19/hr

Average Hourly

$618

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 11, 2019

The average pay for a Tailings Dam Pumper is $39,349 a year and $19 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Tailings Dam Pumper is between $29,662 and $47,356. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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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.
Tailings Dam Pumper Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers

Job family population: 10,820

Estimated population of Tailings Dam Pumper jobs: 496

Rate of error: 10.3%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$45,616
5 Year Change:
16 %
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The average pay for a Tailings Dam Pumper is $39,349 a year and $19 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Tailings Dam Pumper is between $29,662 and $47,356. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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