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Carpet Installers

Use tools to make sure carpets are installed properly.

Quick Facts


Above the statewide median
$34.28 / hour    Read more about wages


Growth rate:  -5.9%    Read more about outlook


High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Clean work sites.
  • Prepare surfaces for finishing.
  • Remove worn, damaged or outdated materials from work areas.
  • Cut carpet, vinyl or other flexible materials.
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Job Title Examples:

Floor Installation Mechanic
Vinyl Installer
Carpet Installer

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