Construction painter earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Construction painter salary by state

State Name Average Salary
New Jersey $49,720
Hawaii $55,170
District of Columbia $55,120
Illinois $49,360
Missouri $50,280
Massachusetts $44,230
Minnesota $48,950
New York $43,670
California $47,450
Connecticut $45,950
Rhode Island $41,430
Pennsylvania $41,870
Nevada $42,500
Maine $45,330
West Virginia $41,010
Wisconsin $41,260
North Dakota $42,400
Indiana $39,960
Louisiana $40,280
Washington $40,430
Ohio $40,270
Iowa $40,880
Colorado $40,210
Delaware $41,260
New Hampshire $38,360
Wyoming $38,190
Michigan $37,660
Vermont $38,410
Oklahoma $37,700
Virginia $37,930
Georgia $38,460
Maryland $37,280
Arizona $35,730
Oregon $35,550
Montana $37,290
Virgin Islands $37,000
Alabama $35,740
South Carolina $33,220
Texas $34,860
Kansas $34,610
Kentucky $35,290
Idaho $34,060
Florida $34,260
Utah $34,130
New Mexico $34,360
Tennessee $34,070
Arkansas $34,060
Nebraska $34,680
South Dakota $33,080
Mississippi $32,660
North Carolina $32,540
Guam $25,730
Puerto Rico $19,860

How do construction painter salaries compare to similar careers?

Construction painters earn about the same as related careers in Alabama. On average, they make less than brickmasons but more than fork lift operators.

Career Median Salary
Brickmason salary $39K
Tile and marble setter salary $37K
Cement mason salary $37K
Maintenance worker salary $36K
Plasterer salary $34K
Construction painter salary $36K
Roofer salary $34K
Pipelayer salary $33K
Drywall and ceiling tile installer salary $33K
Fork lift operator salary $33K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)