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.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$30,550|
|25th Percentile Wage||$37,020|
|50th Percentile Wage||$46,320|
|75th Percentile Wage||$57,080|
|90th Percentile Wage||$66,380|
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 $66,380. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $46,320. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid painters and paperhangers is $30,550.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of painters and paperhangers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of painters and paperhangers in 22 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 general medical and surgical hospitals - local government owned industry with an annual salary $53,860. The lowest paying industry is the vocational rehabilitation services industry (annual salary $22,240). For detailed painters and paperhangers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned|| |
|Hospitals - Local government owned|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - State government owned|| |
|Specialty hospitals - State government owned|| |
|Hospitals - State government owned|| |
|Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - State government owned|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals|| |
|Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals|| |
|Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)|| |
|Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|Hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|Specialty hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|Offices of Physicians|| |
|Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|Ambulatory Health Care Services|| |
|Nursing Care Facilities (Skilled Nursing Facilities)|| |
|Nursing and Residential Care Facilities|| |
|Continuing Care Retirement Communities and Assisted Living Facilities for the Elderly|| |
|Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability, Mental Health, and Substance Abuse Facilities|| |
|Social Assistance|| |
|Vocational Rehabilitation Services|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 .