How Much Does a Gallon of Exterior Paint Cost?

Exterior Paint

 

It depends. Paint costs vary by brand, ease of application, adhesion, durability, and eco-friendliness.

However, across most paint brands and types, the average cost of a gallon of exterior paint is $31, ranging from $20 on the low end to $55 on the high end.

Below is a list of prices as of July 2013 of 1 gallon of exterior paint in a satin finish from each major U.S. brand:

Exterior Satin Paint:

Valspar – $33 Valspar Duramax Exterior Satin Paint and Primer in One

Glidden – $30 Glidden Premium High Gloss Interior and Exterior Paint

Olympic – $25 Olympic Exterior Satin Paint

Behr – $32 Behr Premium Plus Satin Enamel Exterior Paint

Clark + Kensington – $35 Clark + Kensington Paint and Primer in One Premium Exterior Satin Enamel

Sherwin Williams – $38 Sherwin Williams SuperPaint Exterior Acrylic Latex Paint

Benjamin Moore – $39 Benjamin Moore Regal Select Exterior Satin Paint