The average hourly pay for a Screen Printer is $12.85.
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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. One of the benefits of using screen printing is that it allows the print…Read more
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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Skills in Machine Operation, Quality Assurance / Quality Control, Production Management, Graphic Design and Problem Solving are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Screen Printer
An entry-level Screen Printer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $10.67 based on 38 salaries. An early career Screen Printer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $11.81 based on 497 salaries. A mid-career Screen Printer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.40 based on 270 salaries. An experienced Screen Printer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.61 based on 254 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $16.
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Employees with Screen Printer in their job title in Denver, Colorado earn an average of 23.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Phoenix, Arizona (15.9% more) and Chicago, Illinois (14.7% more).
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