Upholstery Trimmer Salary

An Upholstery Trimmer earns an average wage of $13.76 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$8.20 - $24.40

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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$8.20 - $24.40  
   
Overtime
$11.00 - $40.63  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $611  
   
Total Pay (?
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$18,355 - $52,352  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 55
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Job Description for Upholstery Trimmer

To be an upholstery trimmer, one must know how to rivet, sew, weld, staple, and do metal fabrication. Specifically, upholstery trimmers should have knowledge of hand and pneumatic riveting, machine and hand sewing, MIG welding, pneumatic stapling, and minor sheet metal fabrication.

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Upholstery Trimmer Tasks

  • Customize furniture upholstery design according to designer specifications.
  • Measure, cut, stretch, and fasten coverings to frames of furniture.
  • Originally cover or reupholster furniture with fabric or synthetic material.
  • Provide restoration services to the wooden or metal frames of reupholstered furniture.

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Pay by Experience Level for Upholstery Trimmer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Upholstery Trimmer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 43%

Late-Career
up arrow 27%

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

National Average
$31,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
33%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 56% dental benefits Dental: 40%
vision benefits Vision: 36% employee benefits None: 44%
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