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Drapery Operator Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$31,985 (USD)

Average Salary

$15/hr

Average Hourly

$422

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Drapery Operator is $31,985 a year and $15 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Drapery Operator is between $31,199 and $37,517. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Operates sewing machine to join precut pieces of material to form finished draperies: folds edges of material by hand and guides them under machine needle to form hems.
  • Determines number of pleats required, according to width of finished drapery.
  • Gathers pleats by hand and guides material under machine needle to tack pleats tacking-machine operator.
  • May measure and cut material according to specifications, using rule and scissors.
  • Performs duties as described under sewing-machine operator, regular equipment.
Drapery Operator Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Sewing Machine Operators

Job family population: 136,530

Estimated population of Drapery Operator jobs: 3,580

Rate of error: 1.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$37,079
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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Drapery Operator Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

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