AU$55,267
Avg. Salary
AU$28.04
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Painter is AU$28.04 per hour.

The average pay for a Painter is AU$55,267 per year.

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AU$19.74
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AU$28.04
50%
AU$37.57
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MEDIAN AU$28.04
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AU$38k
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AU$55k
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AU$75k
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MEDIAN AU$55,267
AU$37,771 - AU$75,437
AU$38K
AU$55K
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MEDIAN: AU$55,267
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AU$19.74 - AU$37.57
AU$20
AU$28
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MEDIAN: AU$28.04
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AU$0AU$79K
Salary AU$37,771 - AU$75,437
Bonus AU$146 - AU$7,096
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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AU$41,089 - AU$79,528
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 129
Hourly Data AU$0AU$70
Hourly Rate AU$19.74 - AU$37.57
Overtime AU$24.66 - AU$70.03
Annual Data AU$0AU$79K
Bonus AU$146 - AU$7,096
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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AU$41,089 - AU$79,528
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 806

Job Description for Painter

Painters work in a variety of disciplines; they may be construction painters who paint houses and buildings, for example, or they may be artists who produce works of fine art.

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Painter Tasks
  • Paint of exterior and interior areas of properties.
  • Perform tasks involving varnishing or other surface covers.
  • Perform post-project clean up of the area, paint supplies and equipment.
  • Perform pre-painting preparation such as scraping, patching and sanding.

Painter Pay By Employer

$0$62K

Self-Employed
15 profiles
$41,250

$32,703

A1 Painting
9 profiles
$29,626

Painter Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Painter

Pay by Experience for a Painter has a positive trend. An entry-level Painter with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$50,000 based on 326 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Painter with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$58,000 based on 344 salaries. An experienced Painter which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$63,000 based on 169 salaries. A Painter with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$62,000 based on 205 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$58,217

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Painter Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Painter?

Painter in Brisbane:
"Not too bad."
Pros: Consistant work flow with the right employers
Cons: Travel commute is awful.

Painter in Maroochydore:
Pros: Beach views surfing fishing swimming location.
Cons: Traffic tourist holiday crowds high rise buildings de.

Painter in Melbourne:
"My Painting Experience."
Pros: The thing I most enjoy is knowing what I am doing as I have done it for over four years now, I enjoy the difference in a job once everything is completed also.
Cons: Not been trusted or given a chance to be independent and prove myself.

Key Stats for Painter

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
20%

Experience Affects Painter Salaries

▲8%

▲7%

▼0%

National Average
AU$58,000

▼15%

Skills That Affect Painter Salaries

▲2%

National Average
AU$58,000

▼10%

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental: %
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 95%