Paint Technician Salary (United States)

A Paint Technician earns an average wage of $13.87 per hour.
Paint Technician Salary (?
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$25,549 - $65,089
(Median)
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65K
MEDIAN: $49,069
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Paint Technician Salary (?
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$9.43 - $19.00
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MEDIAN: $13.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$25,549 - $65,089  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,061  
Profit Sharing
$54.04 - $1,831  
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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$20,609 - $53,869  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 19
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$9.43 - $19.00  
   
Overtime
$13.02 - $30.57  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,061  
   
Profit Sharing
$54.04 - $1,831  
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).
)
$20,609 - $53,869  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 72
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Job Description for Paint Technician

  • Delineate between slight differences in color.
  • Paint surfaces quickly and efficiently, working repetitively throughout the day.
  • Sand, prime, and otherwise prepare surfaces for painting.
  • Adhere to all state and federal safety guidelines.

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Experience Affects Paint Technician Salaries

Experienced
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Late-Career
up arrow 16%
Mid-Career
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National Average
$32,000
Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

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Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5 based on 23 votes.

Gender

Female
14%
female alumni
 
Male
86%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 75% dental benefits Dental: 62%
vision benefits Vision: 43% employee benefits None: 22%