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Painters and Paperhangers Salary in Sector of Health Care and Social Assistance

The salary statistics of painters and paperhangers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare painters and paperhangers salaries in different industries within the health care and social assistance sector.

Average Annual Salary of Painters and Paperhangers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$30,320
25th Percentile Wage
$36,600
50th Percentile Wage
$45,470
75th Percentile Wage
$55,870
90th Percentile Wage
$65,960

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for painters and paperhangers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) painters and paperhangers is $65,960. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $45,470. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid painters and paperhangers is $30,320.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of painters and paperhangers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201645,4702.71%8.40%
201544,2402.96%-
201442,9301.70%-
201342,2001.30%-
201241,650--

Compare Painters and Paperhangers Salary in Different Industries within the Health Care and Social Assistance Sector

The average salaries of painters and paperhangers in 19 industries in the health care and social assistance sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for painters and paperhangers occupations is the specialty hospitals - privately owned industry with an annual salary $59,470. The lowest paying industry is the nursing and residential care facilities industry (annual salary $37,720). For detailed painters and paperhangers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Specialty hospitals - Privately owned
$59,470
Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals
$55,300
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned
$52,790
Hospitals - Local government owned
$52,790
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - State government owned
$49,950
Hospitals - State government owned
$49,320
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - State government owned
$48,010
Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$47,640
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$47,490
Hospitals - Privately owned
$47,030
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$46,880
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals
$46,630
Ambulatory Health Care Services
$42,880
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - Privately owned
$42,770
Offices of Physicians
$40,720
Social Assistance
$39,140
Continuing Care Retirement Communities and Assisted Living Facilities for the Elderly
$38,130
Nursing Care Facilities (Skilled Nursing Facilities)
$37,950
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities
$37,720

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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