The average rate for an Entry-Level Painter is C$17.17 per hour.

C$23,553 - C$73,185
C$24K
C$39K
C$73K
MEDIAN: C$39,381
10%
50%
90%
C$13.01 - C$24.74
C$13
C$17
C$25
MEDIAN: C$17.30
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$73K
Salary C$23,553 - C$73,185
Bonus C$0.00 - C$2,007
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$27,066 - C$52,153
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 10 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 21
Hourly Data C$0C$46
Hourly Rate C$13.01 - C$24.74
Hourly Tips C$0.28
Overtime C$19.51 - C$46.00
Annual Data C$0C$52K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$2,007
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$27,066 - C$52,153
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 10 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 317

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.

Read More...

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.

Painter Job Listings

Painter Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Painter in Medicine Hat:
"Patience is a virtue."
Stick with it awhile. It's not an easy job but at the end of the day it's our work as painters that makes everybody else's look good. Never stop learning. And if somebody tells you it has to be done there way....just remember there is always more then one way to do the job.

Painter in Burlington:
"Listen to suggests."
Listen to suggestions made by coworkers in order.

Key Stats for Painter

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 32 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
25%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 32 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 22%
dental benefits
Dental: 21%
vision benefits
Vision: 15%
no benefits
None: 76%