Average Fabric and Apparel Patternmaker Salary

$62,401
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,150
Bonus
$2,550
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The average salary for a Fabric and Apparel Patternmaker is $62,401.
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$38k
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MEDIAN $62,401
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Salary
$38k - $99k
Bonus
$964 - $7k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $3k
Total Pay
$33k - $100k

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Job Description for Fabric and Apparel Patternmaker

Fabric and Apparel Patternmaker Tasks
  • Draw and construct sets of precision master fabric patterns or layouts.
  • Calculate dimensions for size variations.
  • May also mark and cut fabrics and apparel.

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Popular Skills for Fabric and Apparel Patternmaker

Skills in Technical Garment Knowledge, Computer Aided Design (CAD), Sewing and Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Patternmaking.

Pay by Experience Level for Fabric and Apparel Patternmaker

An early career Fabric and Apparel Patternmaker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $42,251 based on 46 salaries. A mid-career Fabric and Apparel Patternmaker with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $61,965 based on 44 salaries. An experienced Fabric and Apparel Patternmaker with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,609 based on 42 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $83,169.
Employees with Fabric and Apparel Patternmaker in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 41.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (27.1% more) and New York, New York (12.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Portland, Oregon (32.7% less), Chicago, Illinois (27.9% less) and Warminster, Pennsylvania (8.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 177 survey responses.
Early Career
26.0%
Mid Career
24.9%
Experienced
23.7%
Late Career
25.4%