AU$51,377
Avg. Salary
AU$26.40
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Painter And Decorator is AU$26.40 per hour.

The average pay for a Painter And Decorator is AU$51,377 per year.

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AU$20.01
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MEDIAN AU$26.40
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AU$74k
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MEDIAN AU$51,377
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MEDIAN: AU$51,377
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Salary AU$33,017 - AU$73,758
Bonus AU$1,300
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$40,280 - AU$74,305
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 109
Hourly Data AU$0AU$54
Hourly Rate AU$20.01 - AU$35.47
Overtime AU$24.83 - AU$54.94
Annual Data AU$0AU$74K
Bonus AU$1,300
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$40,280 - AU$74,305
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 448

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.

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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.

Painter And Decorator Job Listings

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 AU$50,000 based on 182 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 AU$53,000 based on 238 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 AU$59,000 based on 211 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 AU$61,000 based on 165 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$54,692

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

Painter And Decorator Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Painter And Decorator?

Painter And Decorator in Brisbane:
"Perfect."
Pros: Painting
Cons: Packing

Painter And Decorator in Brisbane:
"Estimateing."
Learn how to quote jobs properly and work for your self .Your own jobs or subcontracting .Enjoy your job, be good at it and you will never be out of work.

Painter And Decorator in Ballarat:
"Take care of yourself."
As a painter you have a lot of medical problems if you dont take proper precutions always wear dust masks and carry out jobs correct to avoid back injury.

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Key Stats for Painter And Decorator

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
24%

Experience Affects Painter And Decorator Salaries

▲11%

▲9%

National Average
AU$55,000

▼4%

▼9%

Skills That Affect Painter And Decorator Salaries


National Average
AU$55,000

▼1%

▼5%

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 2%
dental benefits
Dental: %
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 98%