$40,648
Avg. Salary
$16.39
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$800

Profit Sharing

$1,200

Commission

$1,024

The average pay for a Painter is NZ$23.36 per hour.

The average pay for a Painter is NZ$50,277 per year.

$11
10%
$16
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$26
90%
MEDIAN $16
$23k
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$41k
50%
$69k
90%
MEDIAN $40,648
$22,956 - $69,251
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$69K
MEDIAN: $40,648
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$11.33 - $25.52
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$0$69K
Salary $22,956 - $69,251
Bonus $102 - $5,001
Profit Sharing $102 - $25,447
Commission $1,024
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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$23,948 - $58,694
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 575
Hourly Data $0$37
Hourly Rate $11.33 - $25.52
Hourly Tips $0.00 - $8.22
Overtime $15.66 - $37.11
Annual Data $0$58K
Bonus $102 - $5,001
Commission $1,024
Profit Sharing $102 - $25,447
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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$23,948 - $58,694
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 5,695

Job Description for Painter

Painters work in a variety of disciplines; they may be construction painters who paint houses and buildings, for example, or they may be artists who produce works of fine art.

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Painter Tasks

  • Paint of exterior and interior areas of properties.
  • Perform tasks involving varnishing or other surface covers.
  • Perform post-project clean up of the area, paint supplies and equipment.
  • Perform pre-painting preparation such as scraping, patching and sanding.

Painter Pay By Employer

$0$62K

$31,733

Self-Employed
14 profiles
$41,600

A1 Painting
9 profiles
$28,781

Common Career Paths for Painter


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Pay by Experience Level for Painter

Pay by Experience for a Painter has a positive trend. An entry-level Painter with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $30,000 based on 1,249 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Painter with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 898 salaries. An experienced Painter which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 1,202 salaries. A Painter with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 831 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $35,880

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Painter Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Painter?

Painter in Lorain:
"How to do it."
Pay attention and go slow until you know what you are doing.So you can get great results.

Painter in Bloomington:
"Be patient."
Learn all you can about your job, and how other professionals approach it. Take your time and learn to do your job well.

Painter in Chicago:
"Be on time and consistent, have a vehicle, focus on instruct."

Painter in Hampton:
Be on time, and.

Painter in Tulsa:
"Painting."
Pros: I enjoy the guys I work with and Fridays at 5 because I have 2 days off.
Cons: The ladies in the office try to push me past my limits with the amount of work they give me every day.

Painter in Atlanta:
"How To Use the Spray Gun More."
You have to love painting to be a GREAT one. Some people find the tedious movement boring or don't have a steady hand so they're getting it where they shouldn't be so practice having a focus mind while working.

Painter in Van Nuys:
"How to paint."
Don't rush your work.

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Key Stats for Painter

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 755 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
26%

Experience Affects Painter Salaries

▲17%

▲7%

National Average
$36,000

▼5%

▼16%

Skills That Affect Painter Salaries


▲2%

supervisor
▲1%

National Average
$36,000

▼2%

Safety Compliance
▼4%

▼5%

DRYWALL REPAIR
▼5%

▼6%

▼8%

▼10%

Residential
▼10%

▼11%

▼13%

Carpentry
▼13%

Ladder Logic
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 755 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 34%
dental benefits
Dental: 23%
vision benefits
Vision: 19%
no benefits
None: 65%