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Highest Paying States for Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers

The highest paying states for fabric and apparel patternmakers (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of fabric and apparel patternmakers in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $58,390, California is the highest paying state for fabric and apparel patternmakers. It is followed by New York (average annual salary $58,290). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of fabric and apparel patternmakers in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 California
$58,390
$25,770 1,530
2 New York
$58,290
$39,880 830
3 Washington
$46,020
$28,790 70
4 North Carolina
$45,590
$29,630 240
5 Florida
$41,840
$21,230 140
6 South Carolina
$41,730
$26,920 40
7 Oregon
$38,530
$31,820 40
8 Virginia
$38,000
$23,220 30
9 Texas
$37,640
$20,490 110
10 Massachusetts
$37,600
$29,700 50
11 Michigan
$36,280
$26,990 50
12 Pennsylvania
$36,170
$26,070 120
13 Indiana
$36,080
$25,550 60
14 Mississippi
$35,570
$29,340 680
15 Georgia
$34,970
$23,160 60
16 Illinois
$34,960
$21,570 30
17 Kansas
$33,930
$17,050 40
18 Maryland
$32,460
$26,090 30
19 Kentucky
$31,130
$18,920 30
20 Missouri
$29,140
$20,240 110
21 Ohio
$28,720
$20,240 30
22 Minnesota
$28,400
$21,490 40
23 Tennessee
$25,840
$20,490 110
24 Wisconsin
$25,340
$17,560 130
25 Colorado
$25,010
$18,700 80
26 Louisiana
$24,070
$20,540 0
27 Puerto Rico
$19,510
$16,430 30
28 New Jersey
$19,180
$18,000 220

Note: some states are missing from this table because the median salary information of fabric and apparel patternmakers in those states is not available at this time.

See also: Highest paying industries for fabric and apparel patternmakers, Top Paying Jobs in America.