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Tailors and Dressmakers

Wages & Outlook


Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $17.21
Statewide median: $25.22


This career pays well below the statewide median wage.

Wages for Tailors and Dressmakers *

Area Low Median High
$15.83 $18.23 $22.14
$15.53 $17.21 $23.47
Central Minnesota
$15.12 $16.87 $21.92
Southwest Minnesota
$14.15 $15.53 $20.08
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$15.81 $21.56 $26.10

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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In Minnesota, there are 380 workers employed in this very small career.

Where do Tailors and Dressmakers most often work?


Current Demand

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This career is currently in low demand.


Future Demand

No data available.


Employment Outlook for Tailors and Dressmakers
Area Employment Employment Change
-10 0 Number Percent
2020 2030 Number Percent
U S 42,000 38,900 -3,100 -7.4%

Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.