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Head Sawyer Salary
in United Kingdom

£26,291 (GBP)

Average Salary

£13/hr

Average Hourly

£379

Average Bonus

Last updated: January 28, 2020

The average pay for a Head Sawyer is £26,291 a year and £13 an hour in the United Kingdom. The average salary range for a Head Sawyer is between £19,766 and £31,695. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Head Sawyer. 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 head saw and feed carriage to saw logs into cants or boards: starts mechanical loader arms that place log on carriage.
  • Sets dogs and adjusts carriage blocks to align log for sawing.
  • Activates carriage that moves log against saw blade.
  • Starts saw to cut log.
  • Observes exposed face of log after first cut to determine grade and size of next cut and adjusts setting of carriage blocks.
  • Starts mechanical log turner that turns log over on carriage for subsequent cuts.
  • May change saw blades.
  • May be designated according to type of saw operated as band-head-saw operator; circular-head-saw operator.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2025:
£30,479
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 Head Sawyer is £26,291 a year and £13 an hour in the United Kingdom. The average salary range for a Head Sawyer is between £19,766 and £31,695. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Head Sawyer. 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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