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Furniture Finishers

Shape and re-finish damaged or worn furniture, or finish new furniture.

Quick Facts


Below the statewide median
$21.68 / hour    Read more about wages


Above statewide average
Growth rate:  5.8%    Read more about outlook


High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Read work orders or other instructions to determine product specifications or materials requirements.
  • Select production input materials.
  • Apply protective or decorative finishes to workpieces or products.
  • Fill cracks, imperfections, or holes in products or workpieces.
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Job Title Examples:

Finish Repair Worker
Hand Sander

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