We surveyed 106 upholsterers to better understand the work environment and required skills of a typical upholsterer. Here are the results.

How much intelligence is required as an upholsterer?

Low

High

Working as an upholsterer typically doesn’t require the use of high levels of intelligence in daily tasks.

Can I learn to become an upholsterer?

Intrinsic Talent

Acquired Talent

A career as an upholsterer typically depends predominantly on qualities you’re born with, with a small aspect of skills you can learn.

Is it easy to get a job as an upholsterer?

Easy

Hard

It’s typically not very difficult to find a job as an upholsterer. If you’re curious about the numbers, check out the job market for upholsterers.