Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Drywaller is $19.39
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Drywallers?
An entry-level Drywaller with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $13.86 based on 15 salaries. An early career Drywaller with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.36 based on 68 salaries. A mid-career Drywaller …Read more
What Do Drywallers Do?
Drywallers typically work on construction sites to install drywall on walls and prepare them for painting. The materials can sometimes be heavy, so drywallers must have some physical fitness, and necessary tools may include tape-measures, plaster, spacklers, buckets, drywall, sanders, and paint. Personal protective gear may also be necessary when working on construction sites.
Drywallers usually work indoors on remodeling projects or construction of new buildings which may be unfinished. They …Read more
- Hang drywall on walls and ceilings, cutting to fit.
- Travel to sites and bring materials.
- Paint finished drywall.
- Patch, tape, sand, mud, and plaster drywall to remove seams and fill gaps.