Paint Technician Salary (United States)

A Paint Technician earns an average wage of $14.20 per hour.
Paint Technician Total Pay (?
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$25,335 - $63,351
(Median)
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48K
55K
63K
MEDIAN: $48,189
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Paint Technician Total Pay (?
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$9.40 - $19.06
(Median)
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19
MEDIAN: $14.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$25,335 - $63,351  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,054  
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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$20,525 - $52,969  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 87
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$9.40 - $19.06  
   
Overtime
$13.02 - $30.57  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,054  
   
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).
)
$20,525 - $52,969  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 87
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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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Pay by Experience Level for Paint Technician

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Experience Affects Paint Technician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 15%
Experienced
up arrow 12%
Mid-Career
up arrow 1%
National Average
$32,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 16%

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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
29%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 74% dental benefits Dental: 62%
vision benefits Vision: 42% employee benefits None: 22%
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