Avg. Salary
$15.14
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Press Operator with press operator skills is $15.14 per hour.

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$10.86
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$20.61
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Hourly Data $0$31
Hourly Rate $10.86 - $20.61
Overtime $31.00
Annual Data $0$42K
Bonus $100
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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$22,587 - $42,865
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 15

Job Description for Press Operator

Press operators' primary function is to safely and efficiently use a press to perform printing-related tasks required by their employer. It is essential for the press operator to have an excellent understanding of the machinery and be able identify tool wear or damage to prevent further issues. The press operator is also in charge of performing equipment setup and minor maintenance such as lubrication, cleaning, and adjustments. They update the press history sheet to ensure that any changes or adjustments are noted. When there is an issue or something does not seem correct, the press operator must know when and how to stop equipment and ask for clarification on the procedure or product. After each product is finished, the press operator should examine it to ensure the work was done properly. These professionals generally work full time in a factory environment.

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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.

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Key Stats for Press Operator

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
60%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
20%

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
60%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 30%