AU$21.00
Avg. Hourly Rate
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A Screen Printer earns an average wage of AU$21.28 per hour.

AU$43,441 - AU$53,340
AU$47K
MEDIAN: AU$46,803
50%
AU$17.00 - AU$27.07
AU$17
AU$21
AU$27
MEDIAN: AU$21.00
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$56K
Salary AU$46,803
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$35,449 - AU$56,856
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 9
Hourly Data AU$0AU$27
Hourly Rate AU$17.00 - AU$27.07
Overtime AU$23.64
Annual Data AU$0AU$56K
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$35,449 - AU$56,856
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 61

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

  • Adjust machinery for optimum speed, registry and print quality.
  • Repair, maintain and store production tooling and fixtures.
  • Run, adjust and troubleshoot production equipment and machinery.
  • 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.

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Pay by Experience Level for Screen Printer

Pay by Experience for a Screen Printer has a positive trend. An entry-level Screen Printer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$42,000 based on 23 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Screen Printer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$55,000 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Screen Printer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$46,000 based on 25 salaries. A Screen Printer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$49,000 based on 14 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$44,760

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

Key Stats for Screen Printer

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
19%

Experience Affects Screen Printer Salaries

▲22%

▲10%

▲2%

National Average
AU$45,000

▼6%

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 97%