Painter

Painters apply paint and protective coatings on the walls and other surfaces of buildings.

Interests & Skills

Being Active

Being Creative

Detail-Oriented

What You'll Need

Technical School, Community College, Registered Apprenticeship Program or Industry Training Program

More About This Career

Painting projects could include choosing an enjoyable interior color for a living or work space, applying sealant to exteriors for protection from the elements or even restoration of historical decorative art.

REsources

*Wage information from 2022 NCCER Construction Craft Salary Survey.

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