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Weight Engineer Salary
in United Kingdom

£40,529 (GBP)

Average Salary

£19/hr

Average Hourly

£1,102

Average Bonus

Last updated: January 26, 2020

The average pay for a Weight Engineer is £40,529 a year and £19 an hour in the United Kingdom. The average salary range for a Weight Engineer is between £28,903 and £50,095. 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:
  • Analyzes and calculates weight data of structural assemblies, components, and loads for purposes of weight, balance, loading, and operational functions of ships, aircraft, space vehicles, missiles, research instrumentation, and commercial and industrial products and systems: studies weight factors involved in new designs or modifications, utilizing computer techniques for analysis and simulation.
  • Analyzes data and prepares reports of weight distribution estimates for use in design studies.
  • Confers with design engineering personnel in such departments as preliminary design, structures, aerodynamics, and sub-systems to ensure coordination of weight, balance, and load specifications with other phases of product development.
  • Weighs parts, assemblies, or completed product, estimates weight of parts from engineering drawings, and calculates weight distribution to determine balance.
  • Prepares reports or graphic data for designers when weight and balance requires engineering changes.
  • Prepares technical reports on mass moments of inertia, static and dynamic balance, dead weight distributions, cargo and fuselage compartments, and fuel center of gravity travel.
  • May prepare cargo and equipment loading sequences to maintain balance of aircraft or space vehicle within specified load limits.
  • May analyze various systems, structures, and support equipment designs to obtain information on most efficient compromise between weight, operations, and cost.
  • May conduct research and analysis to develop new techniques for weights estimating criteria.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2025:
£46,984
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 is the only part of the United Kingdom that shares a land border with another sovereign state, the Republic of Ireland. Apart from this land border, the United Kingdom is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean, with the North Sea to the east, the English Channel...

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Weight Engineer is £40,529 a year and £19 an hour in the United Kingdom. The average salary range for a Weight Engineer is between £28,903 and £50,095. 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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