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Shop Tailor Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$36,346 (USD)

Average Salary

$17/hr

Average Hourly

$512

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Shop Tailor is $36,346 a year and $17 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Shop Tailor is between $31,199 and $43,076. 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:
  • Performs specialized hand and machine sewing operations in manufacture of made-to-measure or ready-to-wear clothing, applying knowledge of garment construction and fabrics: trims and shapes edges of garment parts preparatory to sewing and cuts excess material from seam edges, using shears or knife.
  • Fits collar facing to underfacing, trims edge of undercollar with shears, and sews undercollar to collar.
  • Bastes collar or sleeves to coat body and sews collar or sleeves to coat with permanent stitches.
  • Stitches shoulder padding, coat facing, and lining together at armhole.
  • Bastes and sews canvas material in various coat parts, such as undercollar, shoulder, and front edge.
  • Joins shoulder padding to coat with basting stitches.
  • May sew on buttons and make buttonholes to finish suits.
  • May be designated according to tasks performed or garments sewn as coat baster (garment; retail trade); coat padder (garment; retail trade); collar setter (garment; retail trade); lapel padder (garment; retail trade); sleeve tailor (garment; retail trade); suit finisher (garment; retail trade).
  • May be designated: top-collar maker (garment; retail trade); undercollar baster (garment; retail trade); undercollar maker (garment; retail trade); vest tailor (garment; retail trade).
Shop Tailor Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers

Job family population: 20,440

Estimated population of Shop Tailor jobs: 1,736

Rate of error: 7.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$42,135
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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About New York-Manhattan, New York

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Shop Tailor Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Retail Store Tailor-Alterations
May 21
Manhasset/New York/United States, United States
Jos.A.Bank
... shop clean and organized • Make sure that customers are properly sized • Offer new wardrobe ensemble suggestions WHAT IT TAKES The highly motivated, customer-friendly retail store tailor ...
Retail Store Apprentice Tailor-Alterations - Edgewater
May 7
Edgewater, New Jersey, USA
Mooresclothing.com
... shop clean and organized • Making sure that customers are properly sized • Offering new wardrobe ensemble suggestions Skills Summary • Formal training for tailoring preferred • Prior ...
Retail Store Tailor-Alterations
May 8
Lawrenceville, United States
MEN'S WEARHOUSE
... shop clean and organized • Make sure that customers are properly sized • Offer new wardrobe ensemble suggestions WHAT IT TAKES The highly motivated, customer-friendly retail store tailor ...
Data Entry
May 20
Garden City, NY, USA
Tailored Management
Ability to walk/stand up to 8 hours/day * 50% of time in the office space, 50% of time on the shop ... Oracle (software)experience Company Description Tailored Management is a national premium staffing ...
Seamstress
Mar 11
Edison, NJ, USA
Sew N Style
Beautiful Tailoring & Alteration Shop is seeking a professional experienced Seamstress .Our shop is a great place to work with growth opportunity. * Applicant must have great costumer service skills
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