We surveyed 1,012 painting, coating & decorating workers to learn what personality traits and interests make them unique. Here are the results.

Holland Codes

Painting, coating & decorating workers are realistic and artistic

Painting, coating & decorating workers tend to be predominantly realistic individuals, which means that they often enjoy working outdoors or applying themselves to a hands-on project. They also tend to be artistic, meaning that they are creative and original and work well in a setting that allows for self-expression.

If you are one or both of these archetypes, you may be well suited to be a painting, coating & decorating worker. However, if you are social, this is probably not a good career for you. Unsure of where you fit in? Take the career test now.

Here’s how the Holland codes of the average painting, coating & decorating worker break down:

Big Five

The top personality traits of painting, coating & decorating workers are social responsibility and agreeableness

Painting, coating & decorating workers score highly on social responsibility, indicating that they desire fair outcomes and have a general concern for others. They also tend to be high on the measure of agreeableness, meaning that they are very sensitive to the needs of others and value harmony within a group.

Once again, let’s break down the components of the personality of an average painting, coating & decorating worker: