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Floor Sanders and Finishers

Scrape, sand, and apply finish to wood floors.

Quick Facts


National Data
$22.87 / hour    Read more about wages


National Data
Growth rate:  4.5%    Read more about outlook


High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Apply sealants or other protective coatings.
  • Smooth surfaces with abrasive materials or tools.
  • Load materials into construction equipment.
  • Remove excess materials from finished construction projects.
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Job Title Examples:

Floor Finisher
Hardwood Floor Refinisher
Floor Sander

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