Sewing machine operator earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Sewing machine operator salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alaska $39,330
Connecticut $28,470
District of Columbia $30,240
Washington $29,000
Delaware $32,450
Massachusetts $29,240
New Hampshire $28,130
Nevada $27,600
Arizona $24,780
Iowa $28,680
North Dakota $28,010
Mississippi $27,760
Minnesota $27,040
Michigan $24,190
Illinois $26,240
Oregon $25,020
Wyoming $27,070
Wisconsin $26,760
Nebraska $26,660
Indiana $26,330
Kansas $25,910
Ohio $25,650
Vermont $25,560
Maine $26,410
New York $21,880
Georgia $25,440
North Carolina $24,140
Colorado $23,770
Montana $25,050
Tennessee $21,750
Hawaii $22,520
Utah $24,160
West Virginia $23,880
Louisiana $24,750
Pennsylvania $23,620
California $22,490
Maryland $22,110
New Jersey $22,920
Florida $22,770
Kentucky $23,020
Virginia $23,180
South Dakota $22,830
Arkansas $22,720
New Mexico $23,090
Texas $22,390
Oklahoma $22,380
Alabama $22,220
South Carolina $21,130
Missouri $20,390
Idaho $21,940
Puerto Rico $17,610

How do sewing machine operator salaries compare to similar careers?

Sewing machine operators earn 12% less than similar careers in the United States. On average, they make less than electronic equipment assemblers.

Career Median Salary
Electronic equipment assembler salary $29K
Tailor salary $29K
Hand polishing worker salary $29K
Dyeing machine operator salary $28K
Hand sewer salary $26K
Sewing machine operator salary $24K