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Piece Presser Salary
in San Diego, California

$26,181 (USD)

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Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Piece Presser is $26,181 a year and $13 an hour in San Diego, California, United States. The average salary range for a Piece Presser is between $24,959 and $30,337. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in San Diego, California.

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Job Summary

  • Presses articles, such as drapes, knit goods, millinery parts, parachutes, garments, and slip covers, or delicate textiles, such as lace, synthetics, and silks to remove wrinkles, flatten seams, and give shape to article, using hand iron: places article in position on ironing board or worktable.
  • Smooths and shapes fabric prior to pressing.
  • Sprays water over fabric to soften fibers when not using steam iron.
  • Adjusts temperature of iron, according to type of fabric, and uses covering cloths to prevent scorching or to avoid sheen on delicate fabrics.
  • Pushes and pulls iron over surface of article, according to type of fabric.
  • Fits odd-shaped pieces which cannot be pressed flat over puff iron.
  • May pin, fold, and hang article after pressing.
  • May be designated according to article or part pressed as coat ironer, hand; lining presser; seam presser; vest presser; or according to type of cloth pressed as cotton presser; silk presser i or part pressed as: flatwork finisher, hand; piece presser; pocket presser; underpresser, hand; waist presser; wearing-apparel finisher, hand.
Piece Presser Job Prevalence in San Diego, California, United States

Job family: Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials

Job family population: 42,830

Estimated population of Piece Presser jobs: 10,191

Rate of error: 3.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About San Diego, California

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Description: San Diego (, Spanish: [san ˈdjeɣo]; Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a city in the U.S. state of California. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,419,516 as of July 1, 2017, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the U.S. and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population...

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