Aircraft Painter Salary

The average wage for an Aircraft Painter is $20.63 per hour.

$39,429 - $108,496
$39K
$48K
$110K
MEDIAN: $48,107
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50%
90%

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$14.67 - $29.11
$15
$21
$29
MEDIAN: $21.39
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50%
90%

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$0$108K
Salary $39,429 - $108,496
Bonus $2,479
Profit Sharing $1,600
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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$33,701 - $72,173
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 11
Hourly Data $0$50
Hourly Rate $14.67 - $29.11
Overtime $19.00 - $50.20
Annual Data $0$72K
Bonus $2,479
Profit Sharing $1,600
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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$33,701 - $72,173
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 98

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Job Description for Aircraft Painter

An aircraft painter applies paint, lacquer, and epoxy to an aircraft that may be either pre-mixed or mixed by the painter. The painter should be able to use a variety of painting tools such as rollers, brushes, and spray guns. The paint is applied to the inner and outer parts of the aircraft. Prior to applying the paint, the painter may have other duties such as removing the previous paint coat from the aircraft. Also, the painter will have to sand down and smooth the aircraft to make sure that the surface will be smooth for the paint application. Then the aircraft painter needs to perform techniques in order to ensure that the paint adheres properly to the aircraft.

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Aircraft Painter Tasks

  • Paint all major components of an airplane, from interior to exterior.
  • Paint logos, colors, and other specifications as directed.
  • Prepare surfaces for painting via sanding, stripping, priming, and cleaning.

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Pay by Experience Level for Aircraft Painter

Pay by Experience for an Aircraft Painter has a positive trend. An entry-level Aircraft Painter with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 47 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Aircraft Painter with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 41 salaries. An experienced Aircraft Painter which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 32 salaries. An Aircraft Painter with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $68,000 based on 16 salaries.

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Key Stats for Aircraft Painter

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
14%
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Experience Affects Aircraft Painter Salaries

Late-Career
▲39%

Experienced
▲8%

Mid-Career
▲1%

National Average
$49,000

Entry-Level
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 83%
no benefits
None: 10%
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