Sewing Machine Operators

Top 3 Sewing Machine Operator Jobs

  • Industrial Leather Sewing Machine Operator - The Hunter Company - Westminster, CO

    Industrial Leather Sewing Machine Operator Hunter Company - Manufacturers of fine leather products since 1952 Do you love to sew? Then we need to talk!! We are currently looking for an experienced ...

  • Industrial Sewing Machine Operator (Swing Shift) - Stretch Shapes - Eugene, OR

    Monthly company-wide bonuses based on team goals being achieved We are an emerging and rapidly growing organization looking for experienced Swing Shift Industrial Sewing Machine Operators that are ...

  • Sewing Machine Operator (Seamstress) - Aerofoam Industries - Irvine, CA

    Experience and knowledge of sewing with industrial machine , preferably leather. * Experience using twin needle machines a plus. * Experience using a post stitch machine a plus. PREFERRED SKILLS ...

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What Sewing machine operators Do

Operate or tend sewing machines to join, reinforce, decorate, or perform related sewing operations in the manufacture of garment or nongarment products.


Sewing machine operator Salaries

  • 2020 employment: 133,500
  • May 2021 median annual wage: $29,690

Job Outlook for Sewing machine operators

Projected employment change, 2020-30:

  • Number of new jobs: -18,600
  • Growth rate: -14 percent (Decline)

How to Become a Sewing machine operator

Education and training:

  • Typical entry-level education: No formal educational credential
  • Work experience in a related occupation: None
  • Typical on-the-job training: Short-term on-the-job training

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