The average rate for a Painter And Decorator in Melbourne, Victoria is AU$25.65 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AU$24,613 - AU$75,503
AU$25K
AU$48K
AU$76K
MEDIAN: AU$47,774
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50%
90%
AU$19.74 - AU$35.92
AU$20
AU$26
AU$36
MEDIAN: AU$25.79
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$75K
Salary AU$24,613 - AU$75,503
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$39,982 - AU$75,187
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 18
Hourly Data AU$0AU$37
Hourly Rate AU$19.74 - AU$35.92
Overtime AU$33.60
Annual Data AU$0AU$75K
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$39,982 - AU$75,187
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 61

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.

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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 AU$49,000 based on 30 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$57,000 based on 8 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$63,000 based on 27 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$69,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Painter And Decorator

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
19%

Experience Affects Painter And Decorator Salaries

▲29%

▲19%

▲8%

National Average
AU$53,000

▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 96%