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Dredge Operator Salary
in United Kingdom

£28,121 (GBP)

Average Salary

£14/hr

Average Hourly

£470

Average Bonus

Last updated: January 28, 2020

The average pay for a Dredge Operator is £28,121 a year and £14 an hour in the United Kingdom. The average salary range for a Dredge Operator is between £20,998 and £34,043. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United Kingdom.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Operates power-driven dredge to excavate and maintain navigable channels in waterways and to mine sand and gravel at bottom of lakes, rivers, and streams: directs workers engaged in placing shore anchors and cables, laying additional lengths of pipes from dredge to shore, and in pumping water from pontoons.
  • Starts and stops engines to operate equipment.
  • Moves levers to place dredge in position for excavation, engage hydraulic pump, raise and lower suction boom, and control rotation of cutterhead.
  • Lowers anchor pole to verify depth of excavation, using winch, or scans depth gauge to determine depth of excavation.
  • Starts power winch that draws in or lets out cable to change position of dredge, or pulls in and lets out cable manually.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2025:
£32,599
5 Year Change:
16 %
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About United Kingdom

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Description: The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (abbreviated to UK or U.K.) or Britain, is a sovereign country located off the north­western coast of the European mainland. The United Kingdom includes the island of Great Britain, the north­eastern part of the island of Ireland, and many smaller islands. Northern Ireland shares a land border with the Republic of Ireland. Otherwise, the United Kingdom is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean, with the North Sea to the east, the English Channel to the south and the Celtic Sea to the southwest, giving it the 12th-longest coastline...

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Dredge Operator is £28,121 a year and £14 an hour in the United Kingdom. The average salary range for a Dredge Operator is between £20,998 and £34,043. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United Kingdom.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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