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 Delaware. On average, they make less than crane operators but more than tile and marble setters.

Career Median Salary
Crane operator salary $44K
Pipelayer salary $42K
Roofer salary $41K
Drywall and ceiling tile installer salary $39K
Maintenance worker salary $39K
Construction painter salary $41K
Fork lift operator salary $41K
Construction worker salary $35K
Stone cutter salary $34K
Tile and marble setter salary $35K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)