A Painter earns an average wage of AU$27.75 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

AU$33,825 - AU$75,254
AU$34K
AU$55K
AU$75K
MEDIAN: AU$54,793
10%
50%
90%
AU$19.76 - AU$39.22
AU$20
AU$28
AU$39
MEDIAN: AU$28.45
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$81K
Salary AU$33,825 - AU$75,254
Bonus AU$1,017
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$41,010 - AU$81,406
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 76
Hourly Data AU$0AU$70
Hourly Rate AU$19.76 - AU$39.22
Overtime AU$25.34 - AU$70.64
Annual Data AU$0AU$81K
Bonus AU$1,017
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$41,010 - AU$81,406
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 355

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Pay by Experience Level for Painter

Pay by Experience for a Painter has a positive trend. An entry-level Painter with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$51,000 based on 133 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Painter with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$60,000 based on 151 salaries. An experienced Painter which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$62,000 based on 149 salaries. A Painter with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$64,000 based on 78 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$58,388

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Painter Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Painter?

Painter in Melbourne:
"My Painting Experience."
Pros: The thing I most enjoy is knowing what I am doing as I have done it for over four years now, I enjoy the difference in a job once everything is completed also.
Cons: Not been trusted or given a chance to be independent and prove myself.

Key Stats for Painter

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
20%
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Experience Affects Painter Salaries

▲9%

▲6%

▲3%

National Average
AU$58,000

▼13%

Skills That Affect Painter Salaries

National Average
AU$58,000

PAINTER
▼10%

▼11%

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 5%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 95%
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