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Furniture Finishers

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: $21.68
Statewide median: $25.22


This career pays below the statewide median wage.

Wages for Furniture Finishers *

Area Low Median High
$17.40 $19.79 $23.69
$17.86 $21.68 $24.17
Northwest Minnesota
$15.27 $17.86 $21.49
Southeast Minnesota
$17.35 $20.66 $23.47
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$18.94 $22.24 $24.85

* "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 400 workers employed in this very small career.

Where do Furniture Finishers most often work?


Current Demand

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This career is currently in very low demand.


Future Demand

This career is seeing high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 686 new Furniture Finishers to meet market demand between 2020-2030. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.


Employment Outlook for Furniture Finishers
Area Employment Employment Change
2020 2030 Number Percent
U S 18,100 19,100 1,000 5.8%
Minnesota 464 504 40 8.6%
Northwest Minnesota 37 42 5 13.5%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 265 299 34 12.8%

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