Average Painter Hourly Pay in Seattle, Washington

$20.34
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$500
Bonus
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average hourly pay for a Painter in Seattle, Washington is $20.34.
10%
$15.05
MEDIAN
$20.34
90%
$30.07
Is Painter your job title? Find out what you should be paid

Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.

How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
United States (change)
Hourly Rate
$15 - $30
Bonus
$0 - $500
Total Pay
$31,585 - $64,963

Your Market Worth Over Time

How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.

Job Description for Painter

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 Job Listings

Search for more jobs
Search

Popular Skills for Painter

Skills in Commercial, Residential, Team Leadership and Maintenance are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Painter

An early career Painter with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $16.88 based on 17 salaries. A mid-career Painter with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.28 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Painter with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.00 based on 24 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $24.
Employees with Painter in their job title in Minneapolis, Minnesota earn an average of 5.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (3.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (17.7% less), Los Angeles, California (12.1% less) and Chicago, Illinois (9.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 71 survey responses.
Early Career
23.9%
Mid Career
18.3%
Experienced
33.8%
Late Career
23.9%