Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers

At a Glance

Median Annual Salary
$78,174.06
Local Jobs
1,000
Regional Salary
$84,879.55
Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers

Occupation Profile

Operate or control petroleum refining or processing units. May specialize in controlling manifold and pumping systems, gauging or testing oil in storage tanks, or regulating the flow of oil into pipelines.

By the numbers:

Median Annual Earnings

$78,174.06

Median Annual Earnings are the midpoint earned by 50 percent of workers who are the lowest paid and 50 percent of workers who are the highest paid in a particular occupation

Local Jobs

1,000

Jobs are any position in which a worker provides labor in exchange for monetary compensation (note: one individual may hold multiple jobs)

Regional Salary

$84,879.55

Average Annual Earnings are determined by dividing the total earnings for the occupation by the number of jobs in the occupation.

Education Programs

Coastal Bend College
Oil & Gas Technology L1

Macedonio Gonzalez

Coastal Bend College
(361) 354-2571
mgonzalez@coastalbend.edu
Program Type Credential Type Level Required Hours Online Finanical Aid
CTE L1 37 No Yes
Coastal Bend College
Oil & Gas Technology L2

Macedonio Gonzalez

Coastal Bend College
(361) 354-2571
mgonzalez@coastalbend.edu
Program Type Credential Type Level Required Hours Online Finanical Aid
CTE L2 45 No Yes
Coastal Bend College
Oil & Gas Technology AAS

Macedonio Gonzalez

Coastal Bend College
(361) 354-2571
mgonzalez@coastalbend.edu
Program Type Credential Type Level Required Hours Online Finanical Aid
CTE AAS 60 No Yes
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