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How much does a Sewing Machine Operator make in California?

Average Sewing Machine Operator Hourly Wage in California

Sewing Machine Operators earn a median hourly wage of $9.60. Hourly wages typically start from $9.18 and go up to $16.02.

Average Sewing Machine Operator Yearly Salary in California

Sewing Machine Operators earn a median salary of $19,970 per year. Salaries typically start from $19,100 and go up to $33,330.

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Sewing Machine Operator Earnings by Seniority

Top End Sewing Machine Operator Earnings

The highest earning Sewing Machine Operators in California earn:

$16.02
an hour
$33,330
per year
Senior Sewing Machine Operator Earnings

Senior Sewing Machine Operators in California earn:

$12.21
an hour
$25,410
per year
Experienced Sewing Machine Operator Earnings

Experienced Sewing Machine Operators in California earn:

$9.60
an hour
$19,970
per year
Junior Sewing Machine Operator Earnings

Junior Sewing Machine Operators in California earn:

$9.31
an hour
$19,370
per year
Starting Sewing Machine Operator Earnings

Starting Sewing Machine Operators in California earn:

$9.18
an hour
$19,100
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Sewing Machine Operator salary comparison

Sewing Machine Operators earn less than 98% percent of Arts careers in California. Sewing Machine Operator salaries are in the bottom 88% of all careers in California.

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Historical salary for Sewing Machine Operators in California

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

How to Become a Sewing Machine Operator

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