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Average Press Operator with ICC Profiling / Color Management Skills Hourly Pay

$18.36
Avg. Hourly Rate
$491
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The average hourly pay for a Press Operator with ICC Profiling / Color Management skills is $18.36.
10%
$12.33
MEDIAN
$18.36
90%
$25.73
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$12 - $26
Bonus
$0 - $491
Total Pay
$29,505 - $53,515
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What Do Press Operators Do?

Press Operator Tasks
  • Set up, monitor, and maintain press to meet product specifications and timelines.
  • Complete job run logs, including any mechanical problems and metrics for output, waste, and spoilage.
  • Maintain and calibrate equipment, complying with all safety regulations and submitting orders for complex repairs.
  • Inspect, package, and document finished orders.

Career Paths

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What Are Popular Skills for Press Operators?

Skills that pay less than market rate include Team Leadership, Problem Solving, Troubleshooting, Quality Assurance / Quality Control and Machine Operation.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Press Operators?

An early career Press Operator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.13 based on 8 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $25.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 14 survey responses.
Early Career
57.1%
Late Career
42.9%