Painter and Decorator

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Paint, stain, varnish or repair inside and outside surfaces of buildings and other structures. Apply wallpaper and decorative wall coverings.

Outlook

Good

Wage

Low: $12.00
Median: $18.00
High: $24.00

Training

  • Apprenticeship: Combination of in-school and on the job training. Apprenticeship training and Certification in the trade is voluntary.
  • Red Seal Trade. 

Places of Employment

Construction contractors, building maintenance firms, painting contractors, governments, self employed.

Regulated

No

Hours

Commonly part time, shift work