Career Outlook for Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Also known as:
Automotive Painter (Auto Painter), Automotive Refinish Technician (Auto Refinish Tech), Coater Operator, Hand Sprayer, Industrial Painter, Paint Technician, Powder Coater, Silk Screen Operator, Spray Painter, Top Coater

The overall job outlook for Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setter, Operator, and Tender careers has been negative since 2019. Vacancies for this career have decreased by 6.04 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 6.04 percent per year. Demand for Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders is expected to go up, with an expected 16,440 new jobs filled by 2029. This represents an annual increase of 1.33 percent over the next few years. Join our talent pool and get scouted today!

TOP STATES

There are currently more Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders in the following states

Texas 13,230
California 11,790
Indiana 8,590
Ohio 7,160
Pennsylvania 6,810
Wisconsin 6,210
Florida 5,130
BOTTOM STATES

The states below have the least number of filled positions for Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Guam
40
Alaska
110
Delaware
130
Puerto Rico
130
Wyoming
140
Hawaii
150
Vermont
240