A Print Finisher earns an average wage of AU$22.02 per hour.

AU$31,562 - AU$61,534
AU$32K
AU$49K
AU$62K
MEDIAN: AU$49,253
10%
50%
90%
AU$18.74 - AU$30.18
AU$19
AU$22
AU$30
MEDIAN: AU$22.21
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$64K
Salary AU$31,562 - AU$61,534
Bonus AU$1,500
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$38,211 - AU$64,321
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 27
Hourly Data AU$0AU$55
Hourly Rate AU$18.74 - AU$30.18
Overtime AU$38.54
Annual Data AU$0AU$64K
Bonus AU$1,500
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$38,211 - AU$64,321
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 60

Job Description for Print Finisher

Print finishers are responsible for ensuring that all print in a printing house is finished to the highest-possible standards. They bind books and other publications by hand or machine, and their skills include: operating machinery such as saddle stitching, laminators, and gluing and binding equipment for hardcover/paperback books; folding experience; and guillotining experience. Their work environment is mostly indoors in a shop-type environment.

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Print Finisher Tasks

  • Complete the book printing process through binding, trimming, and decorating the books, either by hand or using a machine.
  • Repair and re-bind damaged books.
  • Ensure books have been produced according to correct specifications.

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Pay by Experience Level for Print Finisher

Pay by Experience for a Print Finisher has a positive trend. An entry-level Print Finisher with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$43,000 based on 31 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Print Finisher with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$46,000 based on 25 salaries. An experienced Print Finisher which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$51,000 based on 16 salaries. A Print Finisher with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$50,000 based on 25 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$47,943

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Key Stats for Print Finisher

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
28%

Experience Affects Print Finisher Salaries

▲6%

▲3%

National Average
AU$48,000

▼4%

▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
28%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical:
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 100%