Men make up the majority of Web-Press Operators in the United States, bringing in about $20.17 per hour. Some workers in this field — just under a third — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by a majority and dental plans are enjoyed by the larger part. Most Web-Press Operators are fairly content with their jobs, and work satisfaction falls in line with the national average. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.
Read More
$13.94 - $27.83
$14
$20
$28
MEDIAN: $20.17
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$13.94 - $27.83  
   
Overtime
$24.36 - $41.32  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$1,200  
   
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).
)
$29,136 - $62,890  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 85

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

Job Description for Web-Press Operator

Web-press operators are responsible for ensuring quality of client-specified printing while working with safety standards and adhering to waste limits. Attention to detail is important in this position, as colors must be accurate and products must be packaged and shipped according to exact specifications. Math skills, organization and prioritizing, efficient communication, and manual dexterity are all essential requirements in order to keep accurate logs, and these operators must be educated in printing industry techniques and materials, as well as web-press operations and controls to troubleshoot problems as they arise. Their main duties involve setting up machinery, ensuring quality printing during production (including packing and matching multiple color specifications), forwarding details to packers if necessary, and assuring high-quality finished products.

Read More...

Web-Press Operator Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay by Experience Level for Web-Press Operator

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


For many Web-Press Operators, more experience generally translates to higher pay. Although individuals who have less than five years' experience earn $32K on average, people with five to 10 years benefit from a notably larger average of $42K. Web-Press Operators bring in $45K after working for 10 to 20 years. Big financial gains seem to result from working for more than two decades; veterans in this group report earning $52K on average.

Related Job Salaries

Key Stats for Web-Press Operator

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
042
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
43%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Web-Press Operator Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 16%

Experienced
0%

National Average
$45,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

Entry-Level
up arrow 29%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
43%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 66%
dental benefits
Dental: 58%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
dental benefits
None: 30%
ADVERTISEMENT