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Hand Sewers

Sew products with a needle and thread.

Quick Facts

Wages:

Well below the statewide median
$13.84 / hour    Read more about wages

Outlook:

Below statewide average
Growth rate:  1.2%    Read more about outlook

Education:

High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Design templates or patterns.
  • Adjust fabrics or other materials during garment production.
  • Align parts or workpieces to ensure proper assembly.
  • Assemble garments or textile products.
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Job Title Examples:

Alteration Specialist
Designer
Hand Knitter

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