The average wage for a Painter in Sydney, New South Wales is AU$27.42 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

AU$41,700 - AU$89,000
AU$42K
AU$56K
AU$89K
MEDIAN: AU$55,797
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50%
90%
AU$19.84 - AU$40.27
AU$20
AU$27
AU$40
MEDIAN: AU$27.30
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$88K
Salary AU$41,700 - AU$89,000
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$41,455 - AU$84,510
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 21 Apr 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 24
Hourly Data AU$0AU$40
Hourly Rate AU$19.84 - AU$40.27
Overtime AU$39.49
Annual Data AU$0AU$84K
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$41,455 - AU$84,510
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 21 Apr 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 68

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.

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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$53,000 based on 40 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$57,000 based on 46 salaries. An experienced Painter which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$60,000 based on 32 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$73,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Painter

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
16%

Experience Affects Painter Salaries

▲29%

▲6%

▲2%

National Average
AU$56,000

▼6%

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 11%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
no benefits
None: 89%