The average hourly pay for a Bindery Operator at R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company is $20.22.
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Job Description for Bindery Operator
A bindery operator performs print jobs and sets up, maintains, and operates the bindery equipment used to create documents such as books, pamphlets, and magazines. The bindery operator needs to perform regular maintenance on the machines under their supervision to ensure they run smoothly. Troubleshooting issues with this equipment is sometimes needed, and quality checks should be carried out to make sure machines are operating at peak efficiency. When machines cannot be fixed easily, the binder…Read more
Bindery Operator Tasks
- Set up and run bindery equipment, including folders and cutters.
- Conduct quality inspections, ensuring speed of production and quality standards are met.
- Maintain inventory and supplies record, tracking all uses.
- Prepare and finish products, including scoring, cutting, padding, collating, addressing, and shrink wrapping.
Popular Employer Salaries for Bindery Operator
The top respondents for the job title Bindery Operator are from the companies American Printing Company, Minuteman Press and Quad/Graphics Inc. Reported salaries are highest at American Printing Company where the average pay is $20.00. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Quad/Graphics Inc, earning around $18.05. Minuteman Press pays the lowest at around $10.17. Alphagraphics, Inc. also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $12.25.
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Popular Skills for Bindery Operator
Avg. Hourly Rate
Skills in Machine Operation, Quality Assurance / Quality Control and Troubleshooting are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Bindery Operator
An experienced Bindery Operator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $19.48 based on 8 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $21.
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