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Automotive Painter Salary
in Utah, United States

$47,191 (USD)

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Last updated: February 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Automotive Painter is $47,191 a year and $23 an hour in Utah, United States. The average salary range for an Automotive Painter is between $34,662 and $57,658. 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 Utah, 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.
Automotive Painter Job Prevalence in Utah, United States

Job family: Painters, Transportation Equipment

Job family population: 52,880

Estimated population of Automotive Painter jobs: 11,648

Rate of error: 2.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Automotive Painter Job Listings for Utah, United States

Paint Shop
Jan 11
Provo, UT, USA
Express Employment Professionals - Orem, UT
Paint Shop Laborer $12-$15 Provo company is looking for a person to work in their paint shop ... Automotive body work experience desired. The successful candidate tends to be quality minded ...
Automotive Technician
Dec 13
Saint George, UT, USA
Painter's Mitsubishi
Painter's Sun Country Mitsubishi is looking for an experienced Technician who is smart, capable and ... Provide labor and time estimates for additional automotive repairs * Address customer's primary ...
Experienced Painter
Feb 13
Sandy, UT, USA
Pinnacle Painting llc
We're looking for experienced painters and/or inexperienced painters assistants who are quick to catch on and that would like the opportunity to climb the ladder quickly Would like to get in on the ...
Looking to earn more money as a Painter ? Drive with Uber!
Jan 31
Salt Lake City, 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 ...
Experieinced Paint Prepper
Jan 17
Centerville, UT, USA
Bandlo Painting
Multiple positions open with established South Davis painting contractor. Company has good history of employee benefits and promoting from within. Almost all projects are on the Wasatch Front between ...
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