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Painter/Paperhanger Salary

$45,648 (USD)

Average Salary

$22/hr

Average Hourly

$1,360

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 15, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Painter/Paperhanger is $45,648 a year and $22 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Painter/Paperhanger is between $33,808 and $55,541. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Painter/Paperhanger. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Applies coats of paint, varnish, stain, enamel, or lacquer to decorate and protect interior or exterior surfaces, trimmings, and fixtures of buildings, other structures, and/or equipment.
  • Reads work order or receives instructions from supervisor or homeowner regarding painting.
  • Smoothes surfaces, using sandpaper, brushes, or steel wool, and removes old paint from surfaces, using paint remover, scraper, wire brush, or blowtorch to prepare surfaces for painting.
Painter/Paperhanger Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Painters, Construction and Maintenance

Job family population: 221,340

Estimated population of Painter/Paperhanger jobs: 54,640

Rate of error: 1.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$52,919
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

About United States

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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the most populous city is New York City. Forty...

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