Garment Sorter

Sort finished garments.
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Quick Stats

Salary Range
$18,000 – $49,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Garment Sorters do?

Sorts finished garments, such as shirts, dresses, and pajamas, according to lot and size numbers recorded on tags and labels attached to garments. May fold and package garments in boxes and bags. May iron garments prior to folding [PRESSER, HAND]. May be designated according to garment sorted as Shirt Sorter.

Should I be a Garment Sorter?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.
  • Levelheaded: You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.

  • How to become a Garment Sorter

    Garment Sorters generally graduate from high school and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Associate’s degree to increase your chances of finding a good job. Check out these schools offering Garment Sorter-related education!
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