Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers

Top 3 dressmaker Jobs

  • Senior Dressing Room Attendant - On Call (Lake Tahoe) - Caesars Entertainment - Stateline, NV

    Oversees all dressing rooms at SSR including Peek dancers and beverage servers. Responsible for maintenance of dressing rooms and repairs as well for Harvey's Cabaret Improv and Harrah's Center Stage

  • WESTSIDE! LPN's and RN's needed for Homecare ASAP Significant Bonus! - Wilson Care Group - Waianae, HI

    Dressing Changes * Vent Care * G- Tube Feeding * Catheter Insertion * IV Medication * Injections * Pain management. In addition, Homecare duties include but are not limited to: * Personal Care

  • Personal Care Aide (PCA) - Care 365 Homecare - Nassau County, NY

    The Personal Care Aide is responsible for providing patient assistance with nutritional and environmental support and personal hygiene, feeding and dressing and/or, as an extension of a self-directed ...

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What They Do

Design, make, alter, repair, or fit garments.


Tailor, dressmaker, and custom sewer Salaries

  • 2020 employment: 42,000
  • May 2021 median annual wage: $31,420

Job Outlook for Tailors, dressmakers, and custom sewers

Projected employment change, 2020-30:

  • Number of new jobs: -3,100
  • Growth rate: -7 percent (Decline)

How to Become a Tailor, dressmaker, or custom sewer

Education and training:

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

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