(800) 627 3697 info.eri@erieri.com
Are you working in compensation or HR? See our salary, cost-of-living, and executive pay applications in action. Try our free salary assessor demo.

Parachute Taper Salary

$28,711 (USD)

Average Salary

$14/hr

Average Hourly

$385

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Parachute Taper is $28,711 a year and $14 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Parachute Taper is between $22,403 and $33,765. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

Average Salary Chart

Customize:
 
arrow_downward
Scroll for Salary Potential, Education and Skills
arrow_downward

Job Summary

Description:
  • Operates sewing machine equipped with folding attachment to sew binding material over edges or seams of articles, such as camping equipment, linens, parachutes, gloves and mittens, or hats and caps, to reinforce, prevent raveling, and give finished appearance: places roll of binding on holder and draws end through folding attachment.
  • Positions edge of article between folds of binding material and guides article and material under needle.
  • Performs duties as described under sewing-machine operator, regular equipment.
  • When binding blankets, folds binding material at end of seam to form corners and sews over folded corner.
  • When binding fitted sheets, matches curved edges of sheet and guides edges under needle to form sheet corners.
  • May operate sewing machine equipped with shirring mechanism to gather binding as binding is attached to article.
  • May be designated according to article or part bound as band-lining bander; blanket binder; ear-flap binder; fitted-sheet binder; flap-lining binder; helmet binder.
  • May be designated: parachute taper; pot-holder binder; screen-vent binder; soft-hat binder.
  • May bind rug samples and be designated sample processor (carpet & rug).
Parachute Taper Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Sewing Machine Operators

Job family population: 136,530

Estimated population of Parachute Taper jobs: 3,525

Rate of error: 1.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$33,284
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

About United States

United States Cost of Living Score:

Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the most populous city is New York City. Forty...

Parachute Taper Job Listings for United States

Precision Grinder
Jun 17
Catoosa, OK, USA
Stand-By Personnel - Skilled Division
Company Looking for Precision Grinder The mind is like a parachute. It won't work if it's not open. ... Close tolerance O.D., I.D., taper and surface grinding on hardened steels and carbide.
ERI Economic Research Institute compiles the best salary, cost-of-living, and executive compensation survey data available.

Salaries By Location

Similar Job Titles

Are you an Employer?

Free Salary Assessor Product Demo
;
Are you an HR Professional?
Try our salary assessor and find out how much you should be paying
Explore our most popular jobs
View our most popular salary searches and other resources