Author: Hugo Jeffryes

An experienced jeweller and store owner, Hugo writes from a retailer’s point of view

While we may all have an idea of the size and state of the jewelry industry, it’s always good to look at hard data to verify whether our preconceptions are indeed correct. In this article, we’ll high light some of the key findings from the US Bureau of Labor Statistics about the ‘Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers’, shedding light on employment numbers, job outlook, and the diverse work environments that shape our craft. Quick Facts about Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers: 2022 Median Pay$47,140 per year$22.66 per hourNumber of Jobs, 202247,200Job Outlook, 2022-32-3% (Decline)Employment Change, 2022-32-1,400…

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