Seamstress Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$32,000
$20,000
$32,000
$50,000
Seamstresses in the United States make an average salary of $32,044 per year or $15.41 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $20,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $50,000. If you like following the crowd, retail and professional companies tend to attract the most workers in this field. But if you're in it for the money, then you'll want to seek out retail, manufacturing, and professional companies, as employees in each industry have reported the highest salaries. As most things go, location can be critical. Alaska, New Jersey, Delaware, Connecticut, and Rhode Island provide the highest seamstress salaries.
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Map of Seamstress Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Seamstresses earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Seamstress Salary By Location

While a seamstress can average a salary of $32,044 per year, or $15.41 per hour, there are many opportunities for seamstresses to make more. For example, in Anchorage, AK you might make $76,046 per year. Other high-paying locations include Virginia Beach, VA, Springfield, MA and Chicago, IL. If you're in an entry-level position, your best bet is to move to Anchorage, AK where the average starting salary is $49,000. The highest paying states for seamstresses include Alaska, New Jersey and Delaware. Meanwhile, Arkansas, Colorado, and Utah offer the lowest salaries.

Average Seamstress Salary By Company

To earn a high income as a seamstress, working for Buckle or The Walt Disney Company might be your best bet, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. In addition, companies like NBCUniversal and AtWork Group report highly competitive salaries for seamstresses.

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Seamstress Salary History

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Seamstress Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a seamstress can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added Seamstress Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Gotworx Staffing
Gotworx Staffing
Seamstress
Seamstress
Seamstress
07/20/2020
07/20/2020
$25,044
$25,044
07/20/2020
Voyagers K9 Apparel, LLC
Voyagers K9 Apparel, LLC
Professional Seamstress
Professional Seamstress
Professional Seamstress
07/20/2020
07/20/2020
$41,740
$41,740
07/20/2020
1St. Shift Mender/Seamstress
1St. Shift Mender/Seamstress
07/07/2020
07/07/2020
$27,131
$27,131
07/07/2020
Seamstress/Tailor
Seamstress/Tailor
06/23/2020
06/23/2020
$30,262
$30,262
06/23/2020
Seamstress
Seamstress
06/19/2020
06/19/2020
$30,000
$30,000
06/19/2020
Culmin Staffing Group, Inc.
Culmin Staffing Group, Inc.
Seamstress
Seamstress
Seamstress
04/28/2020
04/28/2020
$25,044
$25,044
04/28/2020
Seamstress
Seamstress
03/20/2020
03/20/2020
$15,861
$15,861
03/20/2020
Seamstress
Seamstress
03/18/2020
03/18/2020
$25,044
$25,044
03/18/2020
Customer Driven Staffing
Customer Driven Staffing
Seamstress
Seamstress
Seamstress
03/10/2020
03/10/2020
$22,957
$22,957
03/10/2020
Seamstress
Seamstress
02/28/2020
02/28/2020
$25,044
$25,044
02/28/2020