Industrial Painter Salary (Canada)
An Industrial Painter earns an average wage of C$22.16 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.
|Hourly Rate||C$16.88 - C$34.57|
|Overtime||C$26.18 - C$53.21|
|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).)
|C$36,108 - C$75,525|
Job Description for Industrial Painter
Industrial painter are responsible for applying paint, varnishes, and similar coatings to materials such as metals, woods, and plastics. They use various techniques to apply paint, including sprays, rollers, and brushes. Industrial painters are generally employed in the construction and manufacturing industries; many of these painters have a specific industry in which they work, such as automotive painting, house painting, painting the interiors and exteriors of buildings, painting the framework of bridges, and painting machinery of all different types and sizes. In addition to the painting itself, many (if not most) industrial painters are also responsible for cleaning and preparing the surface to be painted, removing previous finishes (including by sandblasting), and cleaning up of the area after each step of preparation and painting itself is done.Read More...
Industrial painters' work environments vary; for example, auto body painters working in a shop, many individuals paint interiors and exteriors of homes and buildings, and some industrial painters work in a factory setting. Outdoor work may be required as well. This position often requires standing for long periods of time, climbing ladders, carrying heavy materials, and making repetitive motions while painting. Industrial painters must be able to understand and adhere to industry safety standards.
A high school diploma or equivalent is generally required for this position, although further education in a trade school or college may be preferred. Additionally, previous experience with operating industrial equipment and/or work in the construction industry is usually beneficial. On-the-job-training is often given for those starting at the lowest levels, with apprenticeships sometimes available. Industrial painters may advance to supervisory positions with greater responsibilities. (Copyright 2018 PayScale.com)
Industrial Painter Tasks
- Paint and apply finishing coats to in accordance to blueprints and/or customer specifications.
- Set-up and maintain work areas and operate painting equipment in accordance to safety procedures.
- Record and report working hours and material usage.
- Maintain clean work areas, tool repair, and equipment inventory.
- Inspect paint jobs and materials, adjusting colors and fixing defects.
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Pay by Experience Level for Industrial Painter
Pay by Experience for an Industrial Painter has a positive trend. An entry-level Industrial Painter with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$41,000 based on 28 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Industrial Painter with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$56,000 based on 22 salaries. An experienced Industrial Painter which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$57,000 based on 20 salaries. An Industrial Painter with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$52,000 based on 12 salaries.
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