Hand Paint Mixer

Mix stains, paints, and other coatings for use in paintings.
picture of Hand Paint Mixer

Quick Stats

Salary Range
$18,000 – $49,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Hand Paint Mixers do?

Mixes stains, paints, and other coatings for use in painting according to formulas: Pours pigments, paint paste, vehicle, and thinner into can. Stirs mixture with paddle. Compares mixed liquid with desired color sample to ensure that it matches. May blend colors to obtain desired shades. May test specific gravity of mixture, using hydrometer. When mixing colors for spray painting, may be designated Spray Blender.

Should I be a Hand Paint Mixer?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.
  • Levelheaded: You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.

  • Also known as: Hand Mixer, Paint Mixer, Hand

    How to become a Hand Paint Mixer

    Hand Paint Mixers generally graduate from high school and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Associate’s degree to increase your chances of finding a good job. Check out these schools offering Hand Paint Mixer-related education!
    Schools close to

    Careers Similar to Hand Paint Mixer