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Taper Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$50,385 (USD)

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The average pay for a Taper is $50,385 a year and $24 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Taper is between $37,418 and $61,202. 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

  • Seals joints between plasterboard or other wallboards to prepare wall surface for painting or papering.
  • Mixes sealing compound by hand or with portable electric mixer, and spreads compound over joints between boards, using trowel, broad knife, or spatula.
Taper Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers

Job family population: 96,550

Estimated population of Taper jobs: 91,453

Rate of error: 2.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About New York-Manhattan, New York

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Taper Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Taper/ Painter
Apr 17
New York, NY, USA
Bolster.us, Inc.
Taper/ Painter/ SkimCoater We're seeking an experienced and talented Carpenter to join the Bolster family. New York City | Start ASAP Role Description We are looking for a personable and experienced ...
Executive Director, Data Science and Consumer Analytics, Clinique
May 17
New York, NY, USA
The Estée Lauder Companies Inc.
... they can taper requests to the DMP Team accordingly • Provide ongoing training and promotion of the CDP and DMP to keep up-to-date on systems functionalities • Guide local teams ion using ...
Apr 3
New York, United States
NYC Department of Buildings
Experience not considered acceptable: working as a home-improvement contractor (e.g., doing siding, roofing and painting), sheet metal worker, shipbuilder, metal lather, Sheetrock taper, glazier ...
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