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Digital Press Operator Salary

The average rate for a Digital Press Operator is $15.46 per hour.
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$27,350 - $59,033
(Median)
$27K
$38K
$59K
MEDIAN: $37,707
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50%
90%

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$11.44 - $21.43
(Median)
$11
$15
$21
MEDIAN: $15.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$27,350 - $59,033  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $977  
Profit Sharing
$7.14 - $3,073  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$24,693 - $48,865  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 46
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$11.44 - $21.43  
   
Overtime
$16.71 - $33.56  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $977  
   
Profit Sharing
$7.14 - $3,073  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$24,693 - $48,865  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 460
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Job Description for Digital Press Operator

A digital press operator typically works in the printing and publishing industry, operating a digital press that produces various printed materials assigned by their employer. A digital press operator usually is responsible for operating more than one piece of digital press equipment at one time, including maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair. Digital press operators typically work in indoor environments on a variety of shifts that typically are eight to 12 hours long and may be first, second, or third shift depending on the production capabilities and demand of the employer.

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Digital Press Operator Tasks

  • Update ink, material, paper, and other inventories to ensure smooth operations.
  • Quality inspect products and ensure accurate rendering.
  • Interpret orders and load printing press to correctly produce products.
  • Document products, materials, and problems.

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Pay by Experience Level for Digital Press Operator

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Digital Press Operator Salaries

Late-Career
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National Average
$34,000


Skills That Affect Digital Press Operator Salaries


Maintenance
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ICC Profiling / Color Management
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National Average
$34,000

Quality Assurance / Quality Control
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Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 10%

Adobe Illustrator
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 90 votes.

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 75% dental benefits Dental: 59%
vision benefits Vision: 37% employee benefits None: 23%