How Much Do Painting Workers Make?

On average, painting workers make $18.45 per hour or $38,370 per year in the United States.

What Is the Typical Hourly Income for Painting Workers?

Hourly income for Painting workers in the United States compared with other, similar careers.
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Painting workers $10.95 $13.34 $16.97 $21.92 $28.16
Production occupations $9.96 $11.98 $15.93 $21.81 $28.99
Other production occupations $9.82 $11.60 $15.15 $20.21 $26.55
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

What Is the Typical Annual Salary for Painting Workers?

Annual salary for Painting workers in the United States compared with other, similar careers.
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Painting workers $22,780 $27,740 $35,300 $45,590 $58,580
Production occupations $20,720 $24,920 $33,130 $45,360 $60,300
Other production occupations $20,420 $24,120 $31,520 $42,030 $55,220
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics