Screen Printer Salary (United States)

A Screen Printer earns an average wage of $11.77 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Graphic Design, Screen Printing, and Machine Operation.
Screen Printer Salary (?
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$19,696 - $38,385
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $29,966
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Screen Printer Salary (?
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$8.64 - $15.99
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MEDIAN: $11.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$13K$26K$39K
Salary
$19,696 - $38,385  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $784  
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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$18,544 - $35,643  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 21
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$8.64 - $15.99  
   
Overtime
$12.44 - $24.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$0.00 - $784  
   
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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$18,544 - $35,643  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 317
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Job Description for Screen Printer

Screen printing is the act of pushing a variety of inks through a stencil and ink-blocking mesh to create unique designs, logos, and messaging on canvas, posters, and (most commonly) t-shirts and other apparel. The individuals who operate the printing tools and machinery are screen printers. Their job combines artistic ability, an eye for graphic design, and an ability to follow and execute the printing needs of customers.
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Screen Printer Tasks
  • Recommend tooling and material handling changes to improve work flow or safety conditions.
  • Check production equipment to ensure proper machine set up, registration, ink viscosity and color.
  • Run, adjust and troubleshoot production equipment and machinery.
  • Adjust machinery for optimum speed, registry and print quality.
  • Repair, maintain and store production tooling and fixtures.

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Pay by Experience Level for Screen Printer

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

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Experience Affects Screen Printer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 25%
Experienced
up arrow 11%
Mid-Career
up arrow 8%
National Average
$25,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Skills That Affect Screen Printer Salaries

Graphic Design
up arrow 18%
Screen Printing
up arrow 16%
Machine Operation
up arrow 16%
National Average
$25,000

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Gender

Female
26%
female alumni
 
Male
74%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 33% dental benefits Dental: 25%
vision benefits Vision: 14% employee benefits None: 63%
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