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 9% less than similar careers in District of Columbia. On average, they make less than pipefitters but more than fork lift operators.

Career Median Salary
Pipefitter salary $69K
Plumber salary $69K
HVAC technician salary $69K
Brickmason salary $63K
Ironworker salary $57K
Construction painter salary $55K
Carpenter salary $53K
Maintenance worker salary $51K
Plasterer salary $53K
Fork lift operator salary $53K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)