Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Painter Helper is $14.12
What Do Painter Helpers Do?
Painter helpers assist with prep work and cleanup, as well as sanding, taping, and grinding, associated with painting projects. They work with a variety of power tools to prep, paint, and clean these areas, and they may work indoors or outdoors depending on the employer and particular project.
Painter helpers are employed primarily in the automotive and construction industries, and may work alone or on teams with other painter helpers. They are usually supervised and answer to master painters …Read more
- Clean, sand, and repair surfaces to prepare them for painting.
- Ensure safety of work site, including storing supplies and equipment.
- Clean up after painting, including removing tape and supplies.
- Apply primer and paint to achieve desired look.