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Painter Helper Automotive Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$32,284 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Painter Helper Automotive is $32,284 a year and $16 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Painter Helper Automotive is between $31,199 and $38,000. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Assists painter, transportation equipment by preparing surfaces of automotive vehicles, such as automobiles, buses, and trucks, for repainting and polishes repainted vehicles: sands rough spots on automotive vehicle.
  • Sprays scratched areas with filler solution, using spray gun.
  • Applies paper and masking tape to protect unpainted surfaces, such as bumpers, windows, and chrome trim.
  • Removes gloss from intermediate coats of paint, using wet sandpaper, to ensure adherence of next coat.
  • Polishes final coat of paint, using polishing compound and cloth.
  • Paints surfaces not readily accessible, such as wheels and underside of fenders, using brush and spray gun.
  • May remove and replace chrome moldings and trim.
  • May brush or spray undercoating material on replaced parts.
  • Performs other duties as described under helper.
Painter Helper Automotive Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Helpers--Production Workers

Job family population: 402,140

Estimated population of Painter Helper Automotive jobs: 446

Rate of error: 2.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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