The average hourly pay for a Paint Technician is $16.87.
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Skills in Quality Assurance / Quality Control, Leadership, Safety Compliance and ICC Profiling / Color Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Training.
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Paint Technicians?
An entry-level Paint Technician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.19 based on 7 salaries. An early career Paint Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.64 based on 101 salaries. A mid-career Paint Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.36 based on 44 salaries. An experienced Paint Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.80 based on 41 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $19.
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Employees with Paint Technician in their job title in Battle Creek, Michigan earn an average of 26.3% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Grand Rapids, Michigan (20.0% less) and Indianapolis, Indiana (1.7% less).
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