Salary Painter

Our data for salaries for painter has been updated the last time on 29-10-2021. On 29-10-2021 the average salary for a painter was $ 6,035. The data on Jobsking.com has been composed by data analysts from millions of vacancies combined with own data.

The highest measured yearly salaries for painter are $ 116,000 and the lowest are $ 45,000. The most common salaries for painter are between $ 62,000 (25%) and $ 80,000 (75%) per year.

Converted to a monthly salary, this is a maximum of $ 9,706 and a minimum of $ 3,750 with the most common monthly salaries for painter between $ 5,200 and $ 6,666 per month or $ 30 and $ 38 per hour.

 
The amount that you can earn depends on several factors. Which diplomas or certificates do you possess? How long have you been doing this work? How old are you? What does the CLA prescribe for your industry? Is your role steering or executive? With our salary calculator you can calculate what you could earn as a painter.

Highest salary for painter in regions and cities

We see a large discrepancy in the salaries for painter based on regions and cities. Below the salaries for painter are compared:

New South Wales – average salary $ 5,940

The top cities for painter in New South Wales are:

  1. Southern Highlands $ 8,406 per month.
  2. Waggagga $ 7,800 per month.
  3. Canterbury $ 7,461 per month.
  4. New Southles $ 7,280 per month.
  5. Liverpool $ 6,933 per month.
  6. Five Dock $ 6,500 per month.
  7. Blue Mountains $ 6,066 per month.
  8. Darwin $ 5,833 per month.
  9. Coogee $ 5,833 per month.
  10. Woolloomooloo $ 5,806 per month.

Northern Territory – average salary $ 5,833

The top cities for painter in Northern Territory are:

  1. Tennant Creek $ 6,103 per month.
  2. Perth $ 5,845 per month.
  3. Winnellie $ 5,553 per month.
  4. Katherine $ 5,454 per month.
  5. Casuarina $ 5,352 per month.
  6. Melbourne $ 5,000 per month.
  7. Remote $ 4,971 per month.
  8. East Arnhem Shire $ 4,406 per month.

Queensland – average salary $ 5,662

The top cities for painter in Queensland are:

  1. Waterford $ 6,933 per month.
  2. Sunshine Coast $ 6,673 per month.
  3. Algester $ 6,500 per month.
  4. Underwood $ 6,066 per month.
  5. Caloundra $ 5,980 per month.
  6. Gold Coast $ 5,865 per month.
  7. Maroochydore $ 5,833 per month.
  8. The Gap $ 5,373 per month.
  9. Noosa Heads $ 5,200 per month.

South Australia – average salary $ 4,484

The top cities for painter in South Australia are:

  1. Berri $ 6,218 per month.
  2. Kadina $ 6,153 per month.
  3. Adelaide Region $ 6,119 per month.
  4. Craigmore $ 6,119 per month.
  5. Hindmarsh $ 6,119 per month.
  6. Murray Mallee $ 5,990 per month.
  7. Magill $ 5,987 per month.
  8. Golden Grove $ 4,375 per month.

Tasmania – average salary $ 3,750

The top cities for painter in Tasmania are:

  1. Devonport $ 7,085 per month.
  2. Lenah Valley $ 6,126 per month.
  3. Burnie $ 5,746 per month.
  4. Glenorchy $ 5,101 per month.
  5. Melbourne $ 4,317 per month.
  6. Launceston $ 3,167 per month.

Victoria – average salary $ 5,718

The top cities for painter in Victoria are:

  1. Yarraville $ 6,933 per month.
  2. Geelong $ 6,933 per month.
  3. Moorabbin $ 6,673 per month.
  4. Donvale $ 6,500 per month.
  5. Cheltenham $ 6,250 per month.
  6. Albury-Wodonga $ 6,208 per month.
  7. Narrerren $ 6,066 per month.
  8. Dandenong $ 5,633 per month.
  9. Melbourne Eastern Suburbs $ 5,200 per month.
  10. Kew $ 5,000 per month.

Western Australia – average salary $ 7,473

The top cities for painter in Western Australia are:

  1. Forrestdale $ 8,233 per month.
  2. Bulgarra $ 7,800 per month.
  3. Karratha $ 7,800 per month.
  4. Parmelia $ 7,352 per month.
  5. Kambalda $ 6,851 per month.
  6. Fitzroy Crossing $ 6,605 per month.
  7. Mid West $ 6,495 per month.
  8. Goldfields $ 6,443 per month.
  9. Perth $ 5,000 per month.

Salary painter per year, month and hour

If you prefer to look at the salaries for painter based on year salaries or per hour, then you can compare those in the following chart with the monthly salaries and broken down by region.

Region Yearly Salary Monthly Salary Hourly Salary
New South Wales $ 71,000 $ 5,940 $ 34.27
Northern Territory $ 70,000 $ 5,833 $ 33.65
Queensland $ 68,000 $ 5,662 $ 32.67
South Australia $ 54,000 $ 4,484 $ 25.87
Tasmania $ 45,000 $ 3,750 $ 21.63
Victoria $ 69,000 $ 5,718 $ 32.99
Western Australia $ 90,000 $ 7,473 $ 43.11

More salaries for professions such as painter

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Job Title Yearly Salary Monthly Salary Weekly Salary Hourly Salary
Apprentice Painter $ 41,000 $ 3,413 $ 787 $ 19.69
Professional Painter $ 64,000 $ 5,333 $ 1,230 $ 30.77
Painter and Decorator $ 70,000 $ 5,804 $ 1,339 $ 33.48
Painter Helper $ 48,000 $ 3,958 $ 913 $ 22.84
Commercial Painter $ 70,000 $ 5,850 $ 1,350 $ 33.75
Automotive Painter $ 74,000 $ 6,177 $ 1,425 $ 35.64
Industrial Painter $ 74,000 $ 6,125 $ 1,413 $ 35.34
Qualified Painter $ 69,000 $ 5,724 $ 1,320 $ 33.02
Spray Painter $ 71,000 $ 5,930 $ 1,368 $ 34.21