Number of wellhead pumpers employed in 2006: 11,000
Projected Number of wellhead pumpers that will be employed in 2016: 9,790
The numbers of positions for wellhead pumpers is expected to decrease by 11.% between 2006 and 2016.
*Some careers have been clustered with closely related occupations for some statistics.
**Employment projections are derived from the U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Projections and Training Data, 2006-07 Edition