How much does a Painter III make? The median annual Painter III salary is $50,335, as of March 31, 2017, with a range usually between $43,208-$59,043, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Painter III in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Painter III in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Painter III in the United States is $50,335, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Painter III in the United States are expected to make less than $50,335.
Source: HR Reported data as of March 31, 2017
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Painter III that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Painter III are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of April 2017
Applies paint, varnishes, and stains to interior and/or exterior surfaces. Prepares surfaces for painting by removing old paint using paint removers, scrapers, wire brushes, or blowtorches. Fills nail holes, cracks, and joints with caulk, putty, plaster, or other fillers using a caulking gun or a putty knife. Primes surfaces as necessary. May choose paint according to application or job. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. May have to complete an apprenticeship and/or formal training in area of specialty with at least 5 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complicated tasks. May lead and direct the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a supervisor/manager. View full job description