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Automotive Painter Salary
in Arizona, United States

$47,952 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for an Automotive Painter is $47,952 a year and $23 an hour in Arizona, United States. The average salary range for an Automotive Painter is between $35,221 and $58,589. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for an Automotive Painter. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Arizona, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Paints surfaces of transportation equipment, such as automobiles, buses, trucks, and aircraft, applying knowledge of surface preparation and painting techniques, using spray painting equipment, power tools, and work aids: cleans, sands, and applies chemical solutions to prepare and condition surfaces prior to painting.
  • Mixes and thins paint or other coating to specified color and consistency according to standard formulas or color charts, using spatula or mixing equipment and viscometer.
  • Masks and covers surfaces not to be painted.
  • Sprays specified amount or thickness of primer, protective, decorative, or finish coatings, such as paint, lacquer, sealer, or enamel, onto prepared surfaces, using spray equipment.
  • Strips, sands, masks, and repaints surfaces, and blends and polishes finish to match surrounding areas, manually or using portable power tools.
  • May apply or retouch paint, using brush.
  • May lay out and paint insignias, symbols, designs, or other markings on painted surfaces, according to blueprints or specifications, using stencils, patterns, measuring instruments, brushes, or spray equipment.
  • May regulate controls on equipment to cure and dry paint or other coatings.
  • May set up portable ventilators, exhaust units, ladders, and scaffolding prior to painting.
  • May operate lifting and moving devices to move materials and equipment and access areas to be painted.
  • May remove accessories from motor vehicles, such as chrome, mirrors, and windshield wipers, prior to repainting.
  • May be designated according to vehicle painted as auto-body painter; painter, airc.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Automotive Painter Job Listings for Arizona, United States

aircraft/automotive painter
Jan 4
Mesa, AZ, USA
Timmy Shines Llc
Responsible for preparation, application and quality assurance in all paint primers and finish paint. This includes blending, spotting and stripe layout. Worked within all specifications, guidelines ...
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Nov 10
Yuma, United States
Uber Driver Partners
Drive with Uber and earn money anytime it works for you. Driving is an easy way to earn extra, and it's totally flexible around your schedule. You decide when and how much you drive. What you need to ...
Paint Technician
Jan 11
Tempe, AZ, USA
Van Horn Aviation
Paint Technician Job Description Work Description Responsible for preparing surfaces for paint; mixing, matching, and applying paint to various composite and metallic surfaces. Familiar with standard ...
Industrial Painters
Jan 8
Glendale, AZ, USA
Experienced Industrial Painter or Painter with heavy commercial experience • Will be painting a rides inside of a water park • Must Not be afraid of heights, able to operate a lift is a plus • ...
Painter and Stucco Finisher
Nov 2
Phoenix, AZ, USA
Iron Doors Arizona
Must be very proficient in Stucco, texturing and painting as we service very hi-end homes. * Able to perform door installations with an assistant. * Minor to major drywall and stucco repairs after ...