Based on the most recent report by ServiceSeeking.com.au, the average price of interior house painting services in WA remained at $40/hr. This is based on the data pulled by the site from FY14 to FY15.
Premium rates of painters, however, rose to $50/hr - an 11% increase from last year's $45/hr.
There was no decline in the average prices of painting services in any state or territory in Australia. The average cost of hiring painters in Vic, Qld, NSW, and ACT was the same for FY14 and FY15. On the other hand, Tas, NT, and SA recorded an upward movement in the average rates of their painters. Tas had the biggest increase at 13%, while NT and SA had a 10% and 5% price jump respectively.
You can check the top painting services in WA here. Upon posting your job, you can start receiving quotes almost immediately. You can get a maximum of 12 quotes, but the average number of quotes for a painting job is five.