Paint Technician Salary

A Paint Technician earns an average wage of $15.21 per hour. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job.

$30,999 - $77,566
$31K
$49K
$78K
MEDIAN: $48,910
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50%
90%

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$10.26 - $26.53
$10
$15
$27
MEDIAN: $15.21
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$30,999 - $77,566  
   
Bonus
$2,500  
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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$24,271 - $60,842  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 23
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$10.26 - $26.53  
   
Overtime
$14.97 - $41.35  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$2,500  
   
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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$24,271 - $60,842  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 72

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Job Description for Paint Technician

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

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Pay by Experience Level for Paint Technician

Pay by Experience for a Paint Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Paint Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 44 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Paint Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 28 salaries. An experienced Paint Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 30 salaries. A Paint Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $58,000 based on 15 salaries.

Key Stats for Paint Technician

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
16%
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Experience Affects Paint Technician Salaries

Late-Career
▲61%

Experienced
▲38%

National Average
$36,000

Mid-Career
▼1%

Entry-Level
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 40%
no benefits
None: 31%