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Parachute Taper Salary
in District of Columbia, United States

$32,081 (USD)

Average Salary

$15/hr

Average Hourly

$430

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Parachute Taper is $32,081 a year and $15 an hour in District of Columbia, United States. The average salary range for a Parachute Taper is between $27,559 and $37,728. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.

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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 District of Columbia, 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:
$37,191
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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About District of Columbia, United States

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Description: Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as Washington or D.C., is the capital of the United States. Founded after the American Revolution as the seat of government of the newly independent country, Washington was named after George Washington, the first president of the United States and a Founding Father. As the seat of the United States federal government and several international organizations, Washington is an important world political capital. The city is also one of the most visited cities in the world, with more than 20 million tourists annually.The signing of the Residence...

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