The average pay for a Luggage Maker is £19,222 a year and £9 an hour in Manchester, United Kingdom.
The average salary range for a Luggage Maker is between £16,015 and £22,781.
This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Manchester, United Kingdom.
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Covers and lines luggage frames with fabric, leather, imitation leather, or vinyl plastics and attaches hardware to complete luggage according to sketches or customer's order: measures luggage frame with rule to determine size of cover material.
Cuts material to size with guillotine knife, drapes material over frame, and trims it to fit, using scissors or knife.
Spreads glue over back of material with brush and glues material to frame.
Sews edges of material to frame, using foot-controlled stitching machine, to provide additional bond.
Drills holes for rivets and attaches handles and hardware, using foot-controlled rivet punch machine.
Cuts lining to fit inside of frame and glues it in place.
Sews welting, piping, or chafing strips to decorate or protect luggage, using stitching machine.
May build wooden luggage frames.
May operate stamping machine to stamp initials on luggage stamping-press operator.
May repair or renovate worn or damaged luggage luggage repairer.
Manchester () is a city and metropolitan borough in Greater Manchester, England, with a population of 545,500 in 2017; the Greater Manchester Built-up Area is the United Kingdom's second-most populous, with a population of 2.55 million. It is fringed by the Cheshire Plain to the south, the Pennines to the north and east, and an arc of towns with which it forms a continuous conurbation. The local authority is Manchester City Council.
The recorded history of Manchester began with the civilian settlement associated with the Roman fort of Mamucium or Mancunium, which was established in about AD 79 on a sandstone bluff...