Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers Salary in Sector of Manufacturing

The salary statistics of fabric and apparel patternmakers in the industry sector of manufacturing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare fabric and apparel patternmakers salaries in different industries within the manufacturing sector.

Average Annual Salary of Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23,720
25th Percentile Wage
$31,680
50th Percentile Wage
$39,500
75th Percentile Wage
$63,960
90th Percentile Wage
$87,900

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for fabric and apparel patternmakers in the industry sector of manufacturing. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) fabric and apparel patternmakers is $87,900. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $39,500. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid fabric and apparel patternmakers is $23,720.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of fabric and apparel patternmakers in the industry sector of manufacturing from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$39,500
3.01% -3.70%
2016
$38,310
-5.95% -
2015
$40,590
2.19% -
2014
$39,700
-6.47% -
2013
$42,270
3.10% -
2012
$40,960
- -

Compare Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers Salary in Different Industries within the Manufacturing Sector

The average salaries of fabric and apparel patternmakers in 20 industries in the manufacturing sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for fabric and apparel patternmakers occupations is the textile and fabric finishing and fabric coating mills industry with an annual salary $64,250. The lowest paying industry is the printing and related support activities industry (annual salary $22,720). For detailed fabric and apparel patternmakers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Textile and Fabric Finishing and Fabric Coating Mills
$64,250
Cut and Sew Apparel Manufacturing
$51,540
Apparel Manufacturing
$51,190
Leather and Allied Product Manufacturing
$48,930
Apparel Knitting Mills
$47,440
Textile Furnishings Mills
$46,320
Other Leather and Allied Product Manufacturing
$41,010
Office Furniture (including Fixtures) Manufacturing
$38,650
Apparel Accessories and Other Apparel Manufacturing
$38,380
Textile Product Mills
$36,460
Textile Mills
$36,440
Furniture and Related Product Manufacturing
$35,840
Furniture and Related Product Manufacturing
$35,800
Household and Institutional Furniture and Kitchen Cabinet Manufacturing
$35,560
Household and Institutional Furniture Manufacturing
$35,550
Other Textile Product Mills
$35,170
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
$29,550
Fabric Mills
$26,290
Printing and Related Support Activities
$22,720
Printing and Related Support Activities
$22,720

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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