The average hourly pay for a Painter at Professional Painting is $16.28.
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$24,877 - $52,174
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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. Painters (artists) may work in a variety of mediums, from oil to watercolor. They may sell their paintings to museums or at art shows, and many may be commissioned to paint something specific for a private buyer. Many painters become teachers and work in higher education teaching painting and illustration to students. …Read more
- 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.
The top respondents for the job title Painter are from the companies Self-Employed, A1 Painting and Monte Carlo. Reported salaries are highest at Monte Carlo where the average pay is $30.66. A1 Painting pays the lowest at around $14.52.
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