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Chair Upholsterer Salary
in Illinois, United States

$34,847 (USD)

Average Salary

$17/hr

Average Hourly

$516

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Chair Upholsterer is $34,847 a year and $17 an hour in Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Chair Upholsterer is between $26,694 and $41,513. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Illinois, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Upholsters chairs having no springs: cuts out and molds padding material in place on arms, seats, or backs, and covers padding with cotton wadding.
  • Stretches and tacks or staples canvas, burlap, or denim over wadding, leaving opening for further filling.
  • Molds and packs wadding under cover, using hands or rod to eliminate lumps.
  • Closes opening with tacks when packing is completed.
  • Stretches precut upholstery covering over covered padding and tacks it in place.
  • Sews or glues trimming over tacks and raw edges of upholstery.
  • May glue foam cushions to particleboard backing to form seat cushions for chairs.
  • May glue upholstery material onto shaped foam to make cushions for upholstered furniture.
Chair Upholsterer Job Prevalence in Illinois, United States

Job family: Upholsterers

Job family population: 32,500

Estimated population of Chair Upholsterer jobs: 8

Rate of error: 3.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$40,397
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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About Illinois, United States

Illinois Cost of Living Score:

Description: Illinois ( (listen) IL-ə-NOY) is a state in the Midwestern and Great Lakes regions of the United States. It has the fifth largest gross domestic product (GDP), the sixth largest population, and the 25th largest land area of all U.S. states. Illinois has been noted as a microcosm of the entire United States. With Chicago in northeastern Illinois, small industrial cities and immense agricultural productivity in the north and center of the state, and natural resources such as coal, timber, and petroleum in the south, Illinois has a diverse economic base, and is a major transportation hub. Chicagoland, Chicago's metropolitan...

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