Career Profiles and Employment Projections
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers: Jobs, Career Information
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers
Top 3 dressmaker Jobs
- Mira Couture
- Chicago, IL
DRESSMAKER POSITION AVAILABLE! Must have experience in fine fabrics. Must be hard working with a good attitude. Willingness to learn and work well with others. We are a multi-lingual workplace.
Professional Seamstress / Dressmaker
- Fino Custom
- New York, NY
Now Hiring at our Brooklyn location - Seamstress/ Dressmaker Full Time Responsible for completing the final alternations for custom designed menswear. Qualifications: - Strong interpersonal skills ...
Burn Dressing RN - Days - TMC
- Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center (Houston)
- Houston, TX
Coordinate with team on timing for dressing changes daily. * Collaborate with RN and burn dressing tech to complete dressings. * Develop process related to monitored care in the burn tank room ...
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What They Do
Design, make, alter, repair, or fit garments.
Tailor, dressmaker, and custom sewer Salaries
- 2014 employment: 40,500
- May 2015 median annual wage: $25,830
Job Outlook for Tailors, dressmakers, and custom sewers
Projected employment change, 2014–24:
- Number of new jobs: -3,400
- Growth rate: -9 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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*Some content used by permission of the Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor.