Industrial Spray Painters
Industrial Spray Painters paint and apply industrial layers to manufactured products. They use spray paint materials and other coating equipment and should have fine attention to detail and work with a large quantity of items.
- Starting salary: $36,000 P/A Senior salary: $62,000 P/A Average salary: $46,800 P/A Wages will vary according to your level of skill, experience and employer Employment level: 8,700 as of November 2011 (compared to 6,500 as of November 2000)
Average weekly hours: Average weekly hours worked for a full time Industrial Spray Painter is 41.2 hours.
Employment by region:
The top three regions for employment as an Industrial Spray Painter include:
- NSW: 29.1%
- QLD: 28.6%
- VIC: 22.8%
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Employment for Industrial Spray Painters has grown at a rate of 37.6% over the past 5 years and is expected to grow slightly over the next 5 years.
Total employment growth over the past 5 years for male and female, employed part-time and full-time is 400
Gender (including full time and part time)
The percentage of males and females working full time and part time are:
- Male Full Time: 95.0%
- Male Part Time: 3.6%
- Female Full Time: 1.4%
- Female Part Time: 0.0%
Industrial Spray Painters typically work Mondays to Fridays but may need to work evenings to fulfil large orders. They typically work in factory or workshop settings and need to provide some manual labour working with paint equipment and loading.