Career Outlook for Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers

Also known as:
Hydrotreater Operator, Oil Gauger, Oil Pipeline Dispatcher, Oil Pipeline Operator, Oil Refiner, Petroleum Plant Operator, Petroleum Refinery Control Panel Operator, Petroleum Refinery Operator, Petroleum Refining Equipment Operator

The overall job outlook for Petroleum Pump System Operator, Refinery Operator, or Gauger careers has been relatively unchanged since 2004. Vacancies for this career have slightly decreased by 4.33 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 0.27 percent per year. Demand for Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers is expected to go up, with an expected 630 new jobs filled by 2029. This represents an annual increase of 0.17 percent over the next few years. Join our talent pool and get scouted today!

TOP STATES

There are currently more Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers in the following states

Texas 10,940
Louisiana 6,540
California 4,490
Oklahoma 2,070
Pennsylvania 1,320
Mississippi 1,190
Illinois 1,010
BOTTOM STATES

The states below have the least number of filled positions for Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers

South Carolina
70
Puerto Rico
70
Wisconsin
120
Iowa
140
Hawaii
160
Virginia
160
West Virginia
170