Average Experienced Painter Hourly Pay in Sydney, New South Wales

AU$34.71
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AU$7,000
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The average hourly pay for an Experienced Painter in Sydney, New South Wales is AU$34.71.
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AU$21.22
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AU$34.71
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AU$40.95
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MEDIAN AU$34.71
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Hourly Rate
AU$21 - AU$41
Bonus
AU$0 - AU$7,000
Total Pay
AU$49,447 - AU$85,348

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Job Description for Painter

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.

Career Paths

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Painter
Painter And Decorator
Painting Supervisor
Coatings Inspector
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Painter

Skills that pay less than market rate include Commercial, Team Leadership and Residential.

Pay by Experience Level for Painter

An early career Painter with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$25.62 based on 40 salaries. A mid-career Painter with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$29.48 based on 30 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$36.
Employees with Painter in their job title in Gold Coast, Queensland earn an average of 8.8% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Hobart, Tasmania (25.3% less), Newcastle, New South Wales (23.7% less) and Brisbane, Queensland (13.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 78 survey responses.
Early Career
51.3%
Mid Career
38.5%
Late Career
10.3%

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