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Tank Farm Attendant Salary
in Alexandria, Virginia

$48,435 (USD)

Average Salary

$23/hr

Average Hourly

$823

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 15, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Tank Farm Attendant is $48,435 a year and $23 an hour in Alexandria, Virginia, United States. The average salary range for a Tank Farm Attendant is between $36,069 and $58,735. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alexandria, Virginia.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Tends series of spheres or tanks to store and distribute liquid chemicals for use in production of industrial or consumer products, such as phosphoric acid, synthetic rubber, resins, and solvents: observes flowmeters and pressure gauges, turns valves, and starts pumps to transfer fluid chemicals to or from specified tanks and to processing areas.
  • Gauges quantity of chemicals in tanks, using calibrated steel tape or rod and conversion tables gauger.
  • Maintains records of materials received and distributed, gauge readings, pumping time, and storage dates.
  • Patrols tank farm area to inspect pumps, motors, valves, piping, and electrical ground-wire connections.
  • Reports leaks, temperature and pressure abnormalities, and other potential hazards.
  • May regulate admission of products through preliminary processing units, such as water-treating and refrigerating units, heat exchangers, and purification and filtration equipment.
  • May draw samples of chemicals for laboratory analysis or perform concentration, acidity, or composition tests, using standard test procedure and equipment.
  • May circulate fluids through weigh tanks to facilitate inventory control or supply processing areas with preweighed ingredients.
Tank Farm Attendant Job Prevalence in Alexandria, Virginia, United States

Job family: Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers

Job family population: 11,500

Estimated population of Tank Farm Attendant jobs: 643

Rate of error: 9.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$56,150
5 Year Change:
16 %

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About Alexandria, Virginia

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Description: Alexandria is an independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia in the United States. As of the 2010 census, the population was 139,966, and in 2016, the population was estimated to be 160,530. Located along the western bank of the Potomac River, Alexandria is approximately 7 miles (11 km) south of downtown Washington, D.C. Like the rest of Northern Virginia, as well as Central Maryland, modern Alexandria has been influenced by its proximity to the U.S. capital. It is largely populated by professionals working in the federal civil service, in the U.S. military, or for one of the many private companies which contract...

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Tank Farm Attendant is $48,435 a year and $23 an hour in Alexandria, Virginia, United States. The average salary range for a Tank Farm Attendant is between $36,069 and $58,735. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alexandria, Virginia.

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