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Carton Lettering Machine Operator Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$42,017 (USD)

Average Salary

$20/hr

Average Hourly

$584

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Carton Lettering Machine Operator is $42,017 a year and $20 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Carton Lettering Machine Operator is between $31,887 and $50,353. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Sets up and operates machine to print trademarks, designs, or identifying data on containers such as cardboard or wooden boxes, performing any combination of following duties: selects printing plate or type slug, or sets type, according to oral instructions or written job order.
  • Fastens type or printing plate in holding mechanism of machine, using handtools.
  • Fills fountains with ink of required color or colors and adjusts rate of flow of ink with finger screws, or squeezes or spreads ink paste on ink plate or rollers, using ink knife (spatula).
  • Turns setscrews to adjust spacing guides.
  • Feeds or stacks boxes or container pieces in feed hopper of automatic printing machine and removes them from discharge hopper after printing.
  • Places box ends on holding plate and depresses pedal that lowers printing plate onto box end.
  • Scans containers to verify accuracy and clarity of printing.
  • Observes edges of wooden box parts for imperfections, such as split, ragged, or uneven edges, and sets them aside.
  • Removes and cleans type or plate, and ink rollers, using handtools, solvent, and rags.
  • May distribute containers to packaging stations or place containers in storage areas.
Carton Lettering Machine Operator Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Printing Press Operators

Job family population: 171,130

Estimated population of Carton Lettering Machine Operator jobs: 6,657

Rate of error: 1.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$48,709
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

About New York-Manhattan, New York

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Carton Lettering Machine Operator Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Printing Operator / Printing Loader
May 14
Springfield, NJ, USA
Wicked Staffing Solutions
Previous experience with printing equipment in a folding carton plant required. This is your ... Empty trash bins, sweep around the machine, pick up empty pallets around printing department and ...
Equipment Operator I
Apr 5
Monroe, NJ, USA
Taylor Communications, Inc.
Lift cartons from pallets, carry cartons to printer(s); opens carton, lifts stock out, slices stock ... High school diploma or GED * 2+ years of experience working as a machine operator preferably in a ...
Distribution Associate - Cranbury NJ -1:30pm-10:00pm
May 16
Cranbury, NJ, USA
Essendant
... carton(s) from pallet, green rack or cart and place in designated warehouse location. · Print ... Operating Procedures, rules, established processes and Quality guidelines. · Ability to operate ...
Maintenance Electrician - $1500 Sign-On Bonus
May 4
Wharton, NJ, USA
Refresco
... operating condition of industrial production or processing machinery or equipment including ... mineral waters in carton, PET, Aseptic PET, cans and glass. Focused on innovation, Refresco ...
Distribution Associate - Cranbury NJ -12am-8:30am
Apr 25
Cranbury, NJ, USA
Essendant
... carton(s) from pallet, green rack or cart and place in designated warehouse location. · Print ... Operating Procedures, rules, established processes and Quality guidelines. · Ability to operate ...
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