Painting workers are most often employed by the Automotive repair & maintenance industry. The average yearly wage for Painting workers was $43,979 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Painting workers by wage are Model makers, patternmakers, & molding machine setters, metal & plastic, Firstline supervisors of farming, fishing, & forestry workers, and Crushing, grinding, polishing, mixing, & blending workers.
Painting workers are part of the Production Occupations, along with Firstline supervisors of production & operating workers, Electrical, electronics, & electromechanical assemblers, Engine & other machine assemblers, Structural metal fabricators & fitters, Other assemblers and fabricators, and 55 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Painting workers are East Central Wisconsin PUMA, WI, Tulsa (Southeast) & Broken Arrow (West) Cities PUMA, OK, and Montgomery, Clinton, White, Carroll & Benton Counties PUMA, IN. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Painting workers are East Central Wisconsin PUMA, WI, Montgomery, Clinton, White, Carroll & Benton Counties PUMA, IN, and Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (Southeast) PUMA, GA.