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Color Developer Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$48,328 (USD)

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The average pay for a Color Developer is $48,328 a year and $23 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Color Developer is between $36,136 and $58,457. 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

  • Creates formulas for paper-coloring dye and prepares directions for mixing dye with pulp to produce colored paper to specifications or customer's sample.
  • Determines composition of color sample, using spectrophotometer.
  • Mixes pulp with water, size, filler, and other ingredients to make sample furnish of type and quality of paper specified.
  • Weighs and mixes pigments to prepare dye, and mixes dye with furnish.
  • Pours furnish on screen to make hand sheet sample.
  • Compares color of hand sheet with color sample, visually or with spectrophotometer.
  • Calculates weights and proportions of pigments and other materials required to make production batch of dye and prepares formulas and mixing directions for coating-mixer tender.
  • Prepares directions for beater engineer for mixing dye with furnish.
  • Prepares spectrophotometer charts on dye materials.
  • Observes procedures of production staff in mixing dye with furnish and reviews laboratory reports to investigate causes of substandard colored paper.
  • Consults with and advises production staff regarding technical problems in mixing colors and making colored paper to improve formulas and improve production methods.
Color Developer Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Food Processing Workers, All Other

Job family population: 43,540

Estimated population of Color Developer jobs: 196

Rate of error: 4.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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