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Chair Upholsterer Salary
in Knoxville, Tennessee

$30,051 (USD)

Average Salary

$14/hr

Average Hourly

$445

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Chair Upholsterer is $30,051 a year and $14 an hour in Knoxville, Tennessee, United States. The average salary range for a Chair Upholsterer is between $23,020 and $35,799. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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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 Knoxville, Tennessee, 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:
$34,837
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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About Knoxville, Tennessee

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Description: Knoxville is a city in the U.S. state of Tennessee, and the county seat of Knox County. As of the 2010 census, the city has a population of 178,874, and is Tennessee's third largest city after Nashville and Memphis. Knoxville is the principal city of the Knoxville Metropolitan Statistical Area, which was 868,546 in 2015.First settled in 1786, Knoxville was the first capital of Tennessee. The city struggled with geographic isolation throughout the early 19th century. The arrival of the railroad in 1855 led to an economic boom. During the Civil War, the city was bitterly divided over the secession issue, and was occupied...

Chair Upholsterer Job Listings for Knoxville, Tennessee

Design & Sales Consultant
Apr 23
Knoxville, TN, USA
La-Z-Boy
Company Description La-Z-Boy Incorporated is a global producer of reclining chairs. We manufacture, market, import, distribute and sell upholstery products, accessories, and wood furniture products.
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