Wage Rates


Kansas City, MO apprentice wage rates are based on the Journeypersons starting scale.


As of April 1, 2013, Journeyperson's wages for a Painter are $28.58 per hour plus $16.05 per hour fringe benefits.


  • 1st Year / 12 Months @ 50% / $14.29 Plus Fringe Benefits
  • 2nd Year / 12 Months @ 70% / $20.01 Plus Fringe Benefits
  • 3rd Year / 12 Months @ 80% / $22.86 Plus Fringe Benefits
  • 4th Year / 12 Months @ 90% / $25.72 Plus Fringe Benefits

                                                       

As of April 1, 2013, Journeyperson's wages for a Drywall Finisher are $28.80 per hour plus $16.05 per hour fringe benefits. 


  • 1st Year / 12 Months @ 50% / $14.40 Plus Fringe Benefits
  • 2nd Year / 12 Months @ 70% / $20.16 Plus Fringe Benefits
  • 3rd Year / 12 Months @ 80% / $23.04 Plus Fringe Benefits
  • 4th Year / 12 Months @ 90% / $25.92 Plus Fringe Benefits


Contribution made to pension is as follows: 1st & 2nd year apprentices $1.20 per hour and 3rd & 4th apprentices $2.42 per hour.


Springfield, MO apprentice wage rates are based on the Journeypersons starting scale.

As of April 1, 2013, Journeyperson's wages for a Painter are $20.45 per hour plus $11.93 per hour fringe benefits.  Pension benefits begin on apprentices after 6 months.

 

  • 1st Year / 12 Months @ 50% / $10.23 Plus Fringe Benefits
  • 2nd Year / 12 Months @ 70% / $14.32 Plus Fringe Benefits
  • 3rd Year / 12 Months @ 80% / $16.36 Plus Fringe Benefits
  • 4th Year / 12 Months @ 90% / $18.40 Plus Fringe Benefits


As of April 1, 2013, Journeyperson's wages for a Drywall Finisher are $20.88 per hour $11.50 per hour fringe benefits.  Pension benefits begin on apprentices after 6 months.

 

  • 1st Year / 12 Months @ 50% / $10.44 Plus Fringe Benefits
  • 2nd Year / 12 Months @ 70% / $14.62 Plus Fringe Benefits
  • 3rd Year / 12 Months @ 80% / $16.70 Plus Fringe Benefits
  • 4th Year / 12 Months @ 90% / $18.79 Plus Fringe Benefits



St. Joseph, MO apprentice wage rates are based on the Journeypersons starting scale.

As of May 1, 2012, Journeyperson's wages for a Painter are $22.93 per hour plus $11.56 per hour fringe benefits. 

 

  • 1st Year / 12 Months @ 50% / $11.47 Plus Fringe Benefits
  • 2nd Year / 12 Months @ 70% / $16.05  Plus Fringe Benefits
  • 3rd Year / 12 Months @ 80% / $18.34  Plus Fringe Benefits
  • 4th Year / 12 Months @ 90% / $20.64  Plus Fringe Benefits


As of May 1,2012, Journeyperson's wages for a Drywall Finisher are $24.18 per hour plus $11.56 per hour fringe benefits.
1st Year / 12 Months @ 50% / $13.48 Plus Fringe Benefits

 

1st Year / 12 Months @ 50% / $12.09 Plus Fringe Benefits

  • 2nd Year / 12 Months @ 70% / $16.93 Plus Fringe Benefits
  • 3rd Year / 12 Months @ 80% / $19.34 Plus Fringe Benefits
  • 4th Year / 12 Months @ 90% / $21.76 Plus Fringe Benefits

Wichita, KS apprentice wage rates are based on the Journeypersons starting scale.

As of August 1, 2012, Journeyperson's wages for a Drywall Finisher and Painter are $17.88 per hour plus $6.01 per hour fringe benefits.


  • 1st Year / 12 Months @ 50% / $8.94 Plus Fringe Benefits
  • 2nd Year / 12 Months @ 70% / $12.52 Plus Fringe Benefits
  • 3rd Year / 12 Months @ 80% /  $14.30 Plus Fringe Benefits
  • 4th Year / 12 Months @ 90% /  $16.09 Plus Fringe Benefits

 

Topeka, KS apprentice wage rates are based on the Journeypersons starting scale.

 

As of April 1, 2012, Journeyperson's wages for a Drywall Finisher are $ 23.51 per hour plus $9.19 per hour fringe benefits.

 

1st Year / 12 Months @ 50% / $11.76 Plus Fringe Benefits

2nd Year / 12 Months @ 70% / $16.47 Plus Fringe Benefits

3rd Year / 12 Months @ 80% / $18.09 Plus Fringe Benefits

4th Year / 12 Months @ 90% / $21.16 Plus Fringe Benefits