Painters, Construction and Maintenance Salary in Sector of Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation

The salary statistics of painters, construction and maintenance in the industry sector of arts, entertainment, and recreation are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare painters, construction and maintenance salaries in different industries within the arts, entertainment, and recreation sector.

Average Annual Salary of Painters, Construction and Maintenance

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26,810
25th Percentile Wage
$33,190
50th Percentile Wage
$41,860
75th Percentile Wage
$56,000
90th Percentile Wage
$62,840

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for painters, construction and maintenance in the industry sector of arts, entertainment, and recreation. 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, construction and maintenance is $62,840. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $41,860. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid painters, construction and maintenance is $26,810.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of painters, construction and maintenance in the industry sector of arts, entertainment, and recreation from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201641,8606.19%-10.68%
201539,270-4.76%-
201441,140-2.04%-
201341,980-10.36%-
201246,330--

Compare Painters, Construction and Maintenance Salary in Different Industries within the Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation Sector

The average salaries of painters, construction and maintenance in nine industries in the arts, entertainment, and recreation sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for painters, construction and maintenance occupations is the promoters of performing arts, sports, and similar events industry with an annual salary $56,380. The lowest paying industry is the independent artists, writers, and performers industry (annual salary $35,070). For detailed painters, construction and maintenance salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Promoters of Performing Arts, Sports, and Similar Events
$56,380
Amusement Parks and Arcades
$52,250
Performing Arts, Spectator Sports, and Related Industries
$45,740
Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions
$44,950
Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions
$44,950
Spectator Sports
$44,100
Amusement, Gambling, and Recreation Industries
$39,780
Other Amusement and Recreation Industries
$37,590
Independent Artists, Writers, and Performers
$35,070

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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