Printing Press Operators

Top 3 printing press operator Jobs

  • Printing Press Operator - PA Hutchison - Mayfield - Mayfield, PA

    Flexographic Printing Press Salary info: $25 - $32 / hr

  • Offset Litho Printing Press Operator - Everett Graphics - San Francisco, CA

    Offset Litho Printing Press Operator (Folding Carton environment) Job Summary Operate an Offset Sheet Fed Printing Press to imprint designs or product information onto surfaces of material such as ...

  • Screen Printing Press Operator - Globex Enterprises Inc - Irvine, CA

    Seeking a printing press operator for a busy screen printing facility in Irvine. Automatic press experience is desired, but proficiency in manual press may be substituted. Looking for a hard-working ...

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What Printing press operators Do

Set up and operate digital, letterpress, lithographic, flexographic, gravure, or other printing machines. Includes short-run offset printing presses.


Printing press operator Salaries

  • 2020 employment: 160,900
  • May 2021 median annual wage: $37,770

Job Outlook for Printing press operators

Projected employment change, 2020-30:

  • Number of new jobs: -15,900
  • Growth rate: -10 percent (Decline)

How to Become a Printing press operator

Education and training:

  • Typical entry-level education: High school diploma or equivalent
  • Work experience in a related occupation: None
  • Typical on-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training

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