Career Outlook for Construction and Maintenance Painters

Also known as:  Bridge Painter, Facilities Painter, Highway Painter, House Painter, Industrial Painter, Parking Line Painter, Roof Painter, Traffic Line Painter
The overall job outlook for Construction/Maintenance Painter careers has been negative since 2004. Vacancies for this career have decreased by 23.93 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 3.99 percent per year. Demand for Construction and Maintenance Painters is expected to go up, with an expected 283,760 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 18.68 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Construction and Maintenance Painters in the following states
California 25,250
Texas 16,570
Florida 13,570
New York 12,970
Illinois 8,190
Washington 6,790
Virginia 6,190
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Construction and Maintenance Painters
Virgin Islands 170
Guam 180
Alaska 430
South Dakota 440
District of Columbia 460
North Dakota 470
Vermont 540