Pump Station Operator Statistics in the US

From where do we know all information about pump station operator demographics? We analyzed 70 pump station operators resumes to find out what the average demographics are for the job position. Just to be clear, by demographics we mean the study of population-based factors like age, race, and sex. On top of scouring through resumes, we also took note of job proposals from employers and Census Bureau data. And guess what? We found some pretty interesting information.

Pump Station Operator Diversity

From race to gender and even age, we found the average demographic information on those who work as pump station operators. Keep reading to find out what the results for pump station operators were.

Pump Station Operator Ethnic Breakdown

The most common ethnicity among pump station operators is White, which makes up 75.3% of all pump station operators. Comparatively, there are 13.6% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 7.1% of the Black or African American ethnicity.

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  • White, 75.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 13.6%
  • Black or African American, 7.1%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 1.8%
  • Unknown, 1.2%
  • Asian, 1.0%

Most Common Degree for Pump Station Operator

We assessed our data to determine the typical level of education for pump station operators. The most common degree for pump station operators is bachelor's degree. In fact, 26% of pump station operators earn that degree. A close second is high school diploma with 21% and rounding it off is associate degree with 21%.

Job Title
  • Bachelors degree, 26%
  • High School Diploma degree, 21%
  • Associate degree, 21%
  • Diploma degree, 3%
  • Other Degrees, 29%

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Pump Station Operator Race And Ethnicity Over Time

Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2008-2018 among pump station operators.

  • White
  • Asian
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • Black or African American

Pump Station Operator Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the pump station operator position over time.


Pump Station Operator Unemployment Rate Over Time

The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of pump station operators changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Number Of Years On The Job For Pump Station Operator

By looking over 70 pump station operators resumes, we figured out that the average pump station operator enjoys staying at their job for 11+ years for a percentage of 26%.

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Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Pump Station Operator Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of pump station operator employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of pump station operators is 40+ years old, which represents 53% of the population.

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20-30 years

30-40 years

40+ years

Comparing The Gender Ratio of Pump Station Operators with Other Job Titles

We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, brick unloader tender and septic tank installer have the biggest difference in gender.

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Job Titleascdesc
Gift Wrapper15%80%
Gift Packer18%72%
Pill Packer22%72%
Pump Station Operator82%12%
Marine Tower Operator96%4%
Septic Tank Installer96%2%
Brick Unloader Tender98%2%
Brick Unloader Tender
Septic Tank Installer
Marine Tower Operator
Pump Station Operator
Pill Packer
Gift Packer
Gift Wrapper

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Pump Station Operators with Other Job Titles

After finding the gender ratio, we wondered if the percentages of LGBT persons were different as well. Using the data below, you can see how other job titles compare to pump station operators.

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Job Titleascdesc
Stacker Operator6.56%
Supplies Packer6.66%
Water Filter Cleaner8.06%
Residential Collections8.62%
Lumber Chain Offbearer8.81%
Pump Station Operator12.30%

How Much Do Women Make Compared To Man As Pump Station Operator?

Male Income
Female Income

Pump Station Operator Income By Gender And Race/Ethnicity

We found interesting that White men and Asian men make more money compared to others.

  • Male
  • Female
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino

Pump Station Operator Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

All Race and Ethnicity
High School Diploma or Less$49,186
Bachelor's Degree$52,930
Some College/ Associate Degree$53,285

Pump Station Operator Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

    High School Diploma or Less
    Some College/ Associate Degree
    Bachelor's Degree

    Pump Station Operator Employment Statistics

    This section highlights the information we gathered about the types of businesses and industries that employ pump station operators. We found that the most common company type is private. In addition, the industry that employs the most pump station operators is the government industry.

    Company Size

    We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire pump station operators.

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    < 50 employees

    100 - 500 employees

    500 - 1,000 employees

    1,000 - 10,000 employees

    > 10,000

    The Types Of Companies Pump Station Operator Work In

    Employees with the pump station operator job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most pump station operators prefer to work at private companies over government companies.

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    Industry Concentration

    Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ pump station operators. Those industries include government, manufacturing and energy.

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