Tailors are about average in terms of happiness.

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, tailors rate their career happiness 3.2 out of 5 stars which puts them in the top 48% of careers.

To put this into perspective, we compared how happy tailors 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
Aesthetician
3.3
$34k
Painting, coating & decorating worker
3.2
$29k
Tailor
3.2
$32k
Lifeguard
3.2
$21k
Police officer
3.2
$57k
Funeral director
3.2
$54k

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

Are tailors happy with their salary?