Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers

Top 3 patternmaker Jobs

  • Patternmaker - Local Candidates ONLY - PRTNR Recruiting - Los Angeles, CA

    We are now hiring a solid Hand Patternmaker who has experience with Gerber. This role is for a high-end ready-to-wear brand in DTLA. This person will communicate to the cut & sew team what needs to ...

  • PRODUCTION PATTERNMAKER - 1st Thru - kindthread - San Fernando Valley Division, CA

    We are seeking an experienced Patternmaker to support our product design team who can use their technical ability to create quality patterns from first through production. You will play an integral ...

  • Patternmaker - Brentwood Industries, Inc. - Reading, PA

    We have an immediate opening for a Patternmaker at our 621 Brentwood Drive Facility. Hours 6:30 am - 3:00 pm Monday through Friday The Patternmaker will plan, lay out, and construct wooden models or ...

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What Fabric and apparel patternmakers Do

Draw and construct sets of precision master fabric patterns or layouts. May also mark and cut fabrics and apparel.


Fabric and apparel patternmaker Salaries

  • 2020 employment: 4,700
  • May 2021 median annual wage: $58,650

Job Outlook for Fabric and apparel patternmakers

Projected employment change, 2020-30:

  • Number of new jobs: -500
  • Growth rate: -10 percent (Decline)

How to Become a Fabric and apparel patternmaker

Education and training:

  • Typical entry-level education: High school diploma or equivalent
  • Work experience in a related occupation: None
  • Typical on-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training

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