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Automotive Upholsterer


An Automotive Upholsterer program teaches a student how to repair, recondition and replace upholstery, general interior furnishing and fabric tops of automobiles, trucks, buses. The Automotive Upholsterer program will usually take 4 years to complete.

After graduation an Automotive Upholsterer can expect to work at motor vehicle dealerships, body shops or automotive specialty shops. One of the nice advantages of this program is that you will be well versed in repairing most upholstered furnishings, regardless of whether they are in an automobile.



Careers

Automotive Body and Related Repairers
Wage: $40,000
10 Year Growth Rate: 11.6%
Self Employed: 14.1%
Unemployment Rate: 4.4%
Employed Part Time: 5.6%

Education Requirements:
Long-term on-the-job training