Career Outlook for Upholsterers

Also known as:  Aircraft Seat Upholsterer, Auto Upholsterer, Chair Upholsterer, Dining Chair Seat Cushion Trimmer, Furniture Upholsterer, Seating Upholsterer
The overall job outlook for Upholsterer careers has been negative since 2004. Vacancies for this career have decreased by 21.61 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 3.6 percent per year. Demand for Upholsterers is expected to go up, with an expected 26,080 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 10.79 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Upholsterers in the following states
North Carolina 4,010
Mississippi 3,740
California 3,260
Texas 1,680
Florida 1,600
Indiana 1,360
Illinois 1,120
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Upholsterers
West Virginia 50
Nebraska 50
New Mexico 50
Puerto Rico 60
Delaware 60
Louisiana 60
Rhode Island 80