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Parachute Rigger Salary
in United Kingdom

£17,076 (GBP)

Average Salary

£8/hr

Average Hourly

£188

Average Bonus

Last updated: January 28, 2020

The average pay for a Parachute Rigger is £17,076 a year and £8 an hour in the United Kingdom. The average salary range for a Parachute Rigger is between £17,076 and £17,955. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Parachute Rigger. 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:
  • Folds parachutes according to specifications and packs chutes in bag: draws canopy of parachute from pack cover to its full length on surface of long bench.
  • Straightens shrouds to eliminate coils or tangles.
  • Folds canopy lengthwise on its seams, one segment over another.
  • Loops each shroud and forces it into retaining clip of pack cover.
  • Folds canopy in fanfold arrangement and places in pack cover.
  • Places pilot chute over parachute canopy, forces spring flat with hands, and secures it in place with release devices, such as ripcord, barometric pressure release, electromechanical release, or explosive charge.
  • Inspects canopy, shroud, buckles, and harness straps for damage or wear.
  • Must be licensed by federal aviation administration.
  • May be designated master rigger when additionally qualified through experience to meet federal aviation administration requirements.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2025:
£18,026
5 Year Change:
6 %
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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 Parachute Rigger is £17,076 a year and £8 an hour in the United Kingdom. The average salary range for a Parachute Rigger is between £17,076 and £17,955. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Parachute Rigger. 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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