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Furniture Finishers

Job Information

Shape, finish, and refinish damaged, worn, or used furniture or new high-grade furniture to specified color or finish.


  • Most woodworkers are trained on the job; becoming a skilled woodworker often requires several years of experience.
  • Job prospects should be excellent for highly skilled woodworkers who are proficient users of computerized numerical control machines.
  • Employment is highly sensitive to economic cycles; during economic downturns, workers are subject to layoffs or reductions in hours.


Personality I'm hands on
Salary $28,360/yr ($14.18/hr)
Job Outlook Below Average
Education High School diploma