$48,653
Avg. Salary
$16.49
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,965

Bonus

$1,000

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Paint Technician is $16.49 per hour.

The average pay for a Paint Technician is $48,653 per year.

10%
$11.52
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$16.49
50%
$24.71
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90%
MEDIAN $16.49
10%
$31k
10%
$49k
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$81k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $48,653
$30,915 - $81,094
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$81K
MEDIAN: $48,653
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$0$81K
Salary $30,915 - $81,094
Bonus $296 - $20,273
Profit Sharing $1,000
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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$26,186 - $59,820
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 40
Hourly Data $0$37
Hourly Rate $11.52 - $24.71
Overtime $17.50 - $37.00
Annual Data $0$59K
Bonus $296 - $20,273
Profit Sharing $1,000
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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$26,186 - $59,820
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 173

Job Description for Paint Technician

  • Sand, prime, and otherwise prepare surfaces for painting.
  • Adhere to all state and federal safety guidelines.
  • Delineate between slight differences in color.
  • Paint surfaces quickly and efficiently, working repetitively throughout the day.

Paint Technician Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Paint Technician

Pay by Experience for a Paint Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Paint Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 44 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Paint Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 28 salaries. An experienced Paint Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 30 salaries. A Paint Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $58,000 based on 15 salaries.

Paint Technician Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Paint Technician?

Paint Technician in Houston:
"Exhausting Experience."
Pros: Working Independently
Cons: Unfair Pay

Key Stats for Paint Technician

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 31 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
15%

Experience Affects Paint Technician Salaries

Late-Career
▲54%

Experienced
▲31%

National Average
$38,000

Mid-Career
▼6%

Entry-Level
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 31 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
vision benefits
Vision: 48%
no benefits
None: 32%