Avg. Base Hourly Rate (NZD)
The average hourly pay for a Painter is NZ$24.69
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Painters?
An early career Painter with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of NZ$21.05 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Painter with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of NZ$25.46 based on 22 salaries. In their late career (20 years and …Read more
What Do Painters Do?
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.
Painters (artists) may work in a variety of mediums, from oil to watercolor. They may sell their paintings to museums or at art shows, and many may be commissioned to paint something specific for a private buyer. Many painters become teachers and work in higher education teaching painting and illustration to students. …Read more
- 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.