Painter And Decorator Salary
The average rate for a Painter And Decorator is $20.54 per hour.
|Salary||$17,940 - $100,334|
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|$23,465 - $97,108|
|Hourly Rate||$11.63 - $42.24|
|Overtime||$12.08 - $63.57|
|Total Pay (||$23,465 - $97,108|
Job Description for Painter And Decorator
A painter and decorator works with homeowners and commercial business managers to design and create a color/decoration scheme for homes and businesses. This usually means talking with a client to determine particular likes and dislikes in regard to interior design and decoration, making suggestions, and creating an overall project plan that meets the needs of the client. Some clients have clear ideas for their project, while others may want the painter to take the lead and be responsible for developing overall themes and designs. Either way, the position requires considerable experience with interior design, excellent decoration and aesthetic skills, and knowledge of materials and techniques.Read More...
Individuals who work as painters and decorators may be employed by a company and work as part of a team, or they may be independent contractors who work on their own or with an assistant. The position does not require specific formal education, though it's generally helpful to have a high school diploma or equivalent. Basic math and reading skills are required for safe and cost-effective planning for materials such as paint and fabric. A painter and decorator typically works independently, though an assistant may be required for some larger tasks such as painting or other manual labor. Depending on whether the painter is employed by a business or is independent, the painter may work as part of a larger team responsible for completing the painting/decorating project. (Copyright 2017 PayScale.com)
Painter And Decorator Tasks
- Apply primers or sealers to prepare new surfaces for finish coats.
- Coordinate with vendor in order to modify colors of paint, stain or varnish.
- Cover surfaces with appropriate material for protection during painting and post appropriate paint signs.
- Clean up and store paint and painting tools and equipment in appropriate areas.
- Remove old finishes by stripping, sanding, wire brushing and burning.
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Pay by Experience Level for Painter And Decorator
Pay by Experience for a Painter And Decorator has a positive trend. An entry-level Painter And Decorator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 16 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Painter And Decorator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 21 salaries. An experienced Painter And Decorator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 33 salaries. A Painter And Decorator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 46 salaries.
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