Gas Compressor and Gas Pumping Station Operator Career

Job Description: Operate steam, gas, electric motor, or internal combustion engine driven compressors. Transmit, compress, or recover gases, such as butane, nitrogen, hydrogen, and natural gas.


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Gas Compressor and Gas Pumping Station Operator Career

Salary Info

Median Annual Wage

$59,620

Median Hourly Wage

$28.66*

Total Employed Nationally

3,890


Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics May 2016 wage data and 2016-2026 employment projections. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2016-2026). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.