Hand sewers are one of the happiest careers in the United States.

At CareerExplorer, we conduct an ongoing survey with millions of people and ask them how satisfied they are with their careers. As it turns out, hand sewers rate their career happiness 3.9 out of 5 stars which puts them in the top 13% of careers.

To put this into perspective, we compared how happy hand sewers are to similar careers in the industry. Take a look at the results below:

Salaries and satisfaction ratings in similar careers

Career Satisfaction Avg Salary
Illustrator
3.9
$48k
Photographer
3.9
$38k
Embalmer
3.9
$48k
Hand sewer
3.9
$30k
Model
3.8
$24k

So what does it mean to be happy in your career? Let’s break it down into different dimensions:

  • Salary: Are hand sewers happy with their salary?
  • Meaning: Do hand sewers find their jobs meaningful?
  • Personality fit: How well suited are people’s personalities to their everyday tasks as hand sewers?
  • Work environment: How enjoyable are hand sewer’s work environments?
  • Skills utilization: Are hand sewers making the best use of their abilities?

Are hand sewers happy with their salary?