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Painter

Painters apply paint and protective coatings on the walls and other surfaces of buildings. Painting projects could include choosing an enjoyable interior color for a living or work space, applying sealant to exteriors for protection from the elements or even restoration of historical decorative art.

SALARY BREAKDOWN

AVERAGE

$53,040

ANNUAL

$25.50

HOURLY

*Average base salary does not include overtime, per diem or other incentives.

KNOWLEDGE

  • Production and Processing
  • English Language
  • Customer and Personal Service
  • Education and Training
  • Design

SKILLS

  • Active Listening
  • Monitoring
  • Social Perceptiveness
  • Coordination
  • Reading Comprehension

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Near Vision
  • Arm-Hand Steadiness
  • Visual Color Discrimination
  • Manual Dexterity
  • Oral Comprehension


TOP EXPECTED DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES



CURRENT AVAILABLE & PROJECTED JOBS

1,108

Current Available Jobs

251,093

Projected job openings through 2030



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