The average wage for a Painter, Construction and Maintenance is $15.32 per hour. A skill in Carpenter is associated with high pay for this job.
Painter, Construction and Maintenance Total Pay (?
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$20,513 - $79,737
(Median)
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52K
80K
MEDIAN: $37,027
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Painter, Construction and Maintenance Total Pay (?
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$10.09 - $24.93
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$20,513 - $79,737  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,300  
Profit Sharing
$43.24 - $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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$21,227 - $55,202  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,128
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$10.09 - $24.93  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.17 - $2.46  
Overtime
$15.02 - $34.79  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,300  
   
Profit Sharing
$43.24 - $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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$21,227 - $55,202  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,128
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Job Description for Painter, Construction and Maintenance
  • Remove old paint to prepare surface prior to painting.
  • Paint walls, equipment, buildings, bridges, and other structural surfaces, using brushes, rollers, and spray guns.
  • Cover surfaces with drop cloths or masking tape and paper for protection during painting and post appropriate paint signs.
  • Clean up and store paint and painting tools and equipment in appropriate areas.
  • Mix colors or oils to obtain desired color or consistency.
Pay by Experience Level for Painter, Construction and Maintenance
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
Chicago
up arrow 41%
National Average
$33,000
Atlanta
up arrow 4%
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Experience Affects Painter, Construction and Maintenance Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 23%
Experienced
up arrow 7%
National Average
$33,000
Mid-Career
up arrow 2%
Entry-Level
up arrow 15%

Skills That Affect Painter, Construction and Maintenance Salaries

Carpenter
up arrow 19%
Plumbing
up arrow 7%
National Average
$33,000
PAINTER
up arrow 16%
Painting
up arrow 31%
Job Satisfaction
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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 85 votes.
Gender
Female
6%
female alumni
 
Male
94%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
24%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 41% dental benefits Dental: 27%
vision benefits Vision: 20% employee benefits None: 58%
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