$40,778
Avg. Salary
$15.15
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Floor Sander / Finisher is $15.15 per hour.

The average pay for a Floor Sander / Finisher is $40,778 per year.

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$10.13
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$15.15
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$23.64
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$61k
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MEDIAN $40,778
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$0$60K
Salary $21,392 - $60,821
Bonus $291 - $4,062
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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$21,235 - $53,455
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 33
Hourly Data $0$39
Hourly Rate $10.13 - $23.64
Hourly Tips $0.00
Overtime $16.01 - $39.30
Annual Data $0$53K
Bonus $291 - $4,062
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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$21,235 - $53,455
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 239

Job Description

Floor sanders/finishers are responsible for sanding and finishing floors so they look their best. They usually work with hardwood and tile floors which may have been newly installed or should be restored to appear more attractive. Some jobs require prior experience while others offer on-the-job training, and this work requires good physical endurance and strength to lift heavy items, bend and stoop, perform repetitive motions, and stand for long periods of time.

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Floor Sander / Finisher Tasks
  • Apply appropriate finishing techniques to wood and tile floors post-installation.
  • Refinish worn existing flooring, replacing broken parts and checking the integrity of the wood.
  • Apply various sealants and finishing treatments to floors, such as waxes, stains, and varnish.
  • Use power tools and sanding machinery to smooth irregularities and polish wood or tile.

Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level

Pay by Experience for a Floor Sander / Finisher has a positive trend. An entry-level Floor Sander / Finisher with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $30,000 based on 63 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Floor Sander / Finisher with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $35,000 based on 47 salaries. An experienced Floor Sander / Finisher which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $38,000 based on 44 salaries. A Floor Sander / Finisher with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 27 salaries.

Job Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Floor Sander / Finisher?

Floor Sander / Finisher in Boise:
"Contractors are lazy and work at their own pace in McCall."
Pros: Lots to do outside.
Cons: To many stupid tourists. You all need to go home.

Floor Sander / Finisher in Port Gibson:
"Stripping and waxing floors."
Pros: Working 4 days a week.
Cons: Getting paid every two weeks.

Floor Sander / Finisher in Kansas City:
"Loud, dirty, and stinky."
Always be sure to use all necessary protective equipment.

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Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 49 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
18%

How Experience Affects Salaries

Late-Career
▲19%

Experienced
▲13%

Mid-Career
▲5%

National Average
$34,000

Entry-Level
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 49 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 21%
dental benefits
Dental: 17%
vision benefits
Vision: 12%
no benefits
None: 79%