AU$24.31
Avg. Hourly Rate
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A Digital Press Operator earns an average wage of AU$24.03 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

AU$38,978 - AU$60,179
AU$39K
AU$50K
AU$60K
MEDIAN: AU$50,036
10%
50%
90%
AU$20.18 - AU$29.75
AU$20
AU$24
AU$30
MEDIAN: AU$24.31
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$61K
Salary AU$38,978 - AU$60,179
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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AU$41,242 - AU$61,590
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 21 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 17
Hourly Data AU$0AU$39
Hourly Rate AU$20.18 - AU$29.75
Hourly Tips AU$1.50
Overtime AU$39.13
Annual Data AU$0AU$61K
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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AU$41,242 - AU$61,590
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 21 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 30

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

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

Digital Press Operator Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$50,482

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Digital Press Operator

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
11%

Experience Affects Digital Press Operator Salaries

▲4%

National Average
AU$50,000

▼2%

▼2%

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 96%