Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers
Top 3 dressmaker Jobs
- Korean Women's Association
- Ocean Park, WA
Dressing : Assistance with dressing and undressing. Includes supervising the client when he/she can dress and undress when guided, assisting with difficult tasks such as tying shoes and buttoning, and ...
Wardrobe Dresser - PT
- HALE CENTRE THEATRE
- Sandy, UT
The Wardrobe Crew Members will provide hands-on assistance with costumes to actors in their dressing rooms and/or backstage. Wardrobe crew members may be required to act as stitchers in the costume ...
Seasonal Sales Associate
- Platos Closet
- Minot, ND
Create and maintain dressing mannequins, interior and window displays. * Assist in keeping the store neat, including ongoing straightening of the merchandise and specific cleaning tasks as assigned ...
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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