Avg. Salary
$22.00
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Painter with Journeyman skills is $22.00 per hour.

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$22
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$25
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MEDIAN $22
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$16.26 - $25.49
$22
MEDIAN: $22.00
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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.

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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 Job Listings

Painter Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Painter?

Painter in Philadelphia:
"Hard on the joints lot of physical activity."
Pros: The crew I work with.
Cons: Not getting paid what my Co workers makes an doing the same job.

Painter in Elgin:
"A new learning experience."
Pros: Steady paycheck.
Cons: Unrealistic expectations, unrealistic deadlines.

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.

Key Stats for Painter

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
60%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
60%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 33%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
no benefits
None: 33%