Career Profiles and Employment Projections
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers: Jobs, Career Information
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers
Top 3 dressmaker Jobs
Dressmaker Seamstress Tailor
- Sydney NSW
Teach from your home studio, your shop, a cafe or park, use one of the venues listed on ClassBento, or travel to your student. Teach on weekdays or weekends.
Dressmaker - Bespoke Seamstress / Patternmaker
- Cargie Threads
- Concord West NSW
We take on a very wide scope of projects for clients we adore working with! These projects vary as broadly as our clients, from one off couture dresses, suit…
Stage and Screen Travel Manager - Brisbane
- Stage and Screen
- Brisbane QLD
Categories: Leisure Travel & Retail, Events & Production, Corporate & Group Travel. That's because we specialise in providing travel management services to the…
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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.