Average House Painter Hourly Pay

$17.56
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$970
Bonus
$3,000
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The average hourly pay for a House Painter is $17.56.
10%
$11.65
MEDIAN
$17.56
90%
$27.35
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Hourly Rate
$12 - $27
Bonus
$28 - $7,757
Profit Sharing
$0 - $3,000
Total Pay
$24,460 - $60,712
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What Do House Painters Do?

House Painter Tasks
  • Clean up and store paint and painting tools and equipment in appropriate areas.
  • Mix colors or oils to obtain desired color or consistency.
  • Cover surfaces with drop cloths or masking tape and paper for protection during painting and post appropriate paint signs.
  • Remove old paint to prepare surface prior to painting.
  • Paint walls, equipment, buildings, bridges, and other structural surfaces, using brushes, rollers, and spray guns.

Job Satisfaction for House Painter

3.8 out of 5
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3Reviews

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What Are Popular Skills for House Painters?

Skills in Residential, Quality Assurance / Quality Control, Leadership, Commercial and Team Leadership are correlated to pay that is above average.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for House Painters?

An entry-level House Painter with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.00 based on 16 salaries. An early career House Painter with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.97 based on 102 salaries. A mid-career House Painter with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.28 based on 91 salaries. An experienced House Painter with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.42 based on 138 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $20.
Employees with House Painter in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 39.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Minneapolis, Minnesota (28.1% more) and Denver, Colorado (15.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Los Angeles, California (13.1% less), Atlanta, Georgia (13.1% less) and Sacramento, California (0.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 521 survey responses.
Entry Level
3.1%
Early Career
19.6%
Mid Career
17.5%
Experienced
26.5%
Late Career
33.4%