Career Profiles and Employment Projections
Sewing Machine Operators: Career and Salary Information
Sewing Machine Operators
Top 3 sewing machine operators Jobs
Industrial Sewing Machinist
- Dynamic Staffing Solutions
- North Melbourne VIC
Operate an industrial sewing machine. Previous sewing experience from any industry. It will be highly regarded if you have a background as a sewer, upholsterer,…
- Ventia Pty Limited
- Sydney NSW 2000
Operate and maintain sewing machines and related parts, including needles, presser feet, automatic cutting tools and blades.
- Geelong VIC
Demonstrated experience in sewing machine operation. Complying with company procedures and policies. Ensuring a clean and safe working environment.
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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
- 2014 employment: 153,900
- May 2015 median annual wage: $22,550
Job Outlook for Sewing machine operators
Projected employment change, 2014–24:
- Number of new jobs: -41,700
- Growth rate: -27 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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*Some content used by permission of the Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor.