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Field Mechanic Salary
in United Kingdom

£30,471 (GBP)

Average Salary

£15/hr

Average Hourly

£475

Average Bonus

Last updated: January 27, 2020

The average pay for a Field Mechanic is £30,471 a year and £15 an hour in the United Kingdom. The average salary range for a Field Mechanic is between £22,567 and £37,044. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Field Mechanic. 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:
  • Repairs, maintains, and installs oil well drilling machinery and equipment, using handtools and following oral and written work orders: attaches hoisting cables to pumps, transmissions, diesel engines, and other equipment at drill sites, lashes equipment to trucks for transfer to repair yard, and guides lowering of equipment onto blocks in or near repair shop.
  • Disassembles engines and mechanical units, using hand and power wrenches, screwdrivers, and other handtools.
  • Cleans parts, such as pistons, valves, and parts of transmissions and clutches, using steam hose and detergents.
  • Inspects parts for defects.
  • Installs specified new or reconditioned parts, such as relined brake bands and clutch plates, sprockets, pump cylinders, and other parts of engines and mud pumps.
  • Reassembles complete units.
  • Tests function of pumps and other mechanical units, using auxiliary power.
  • Test-runs engines at various speeds and observes efficiency of operations.
  • Welds broken structures, such as engine mounts, hand rails, machine guards, and pipe racks, using electric and acetylene welding equipment.
  • Paints reconditioned units, using spray gun.
  • Installs repaired equipment at drill sites, observes operations, and readjusts components, as necessary.
  • May maintain, repair, and install machinery and equipment at drill sites and be designated field mechanic.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2025:
£35,324
5 Year Change:
16 %
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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 Field Mechanic is £30,471 a year and £15 an hour in the United Kingdom. The average salary range for a Field Mechanic is between £22,567 and £37,044. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Field Mechanic. 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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