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Composition Board Press Operator Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$35,731 (USD)

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The average pay for a Composition Board Press Operator is $35,731 a year and $17 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Composition Board Press Operator is between $31,199 and $42,420. 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

  • Tends steam-heated hydraulic press which compresses paper and cardboard to form insulation board: positions preformed cardboard and paper on bed of press.
  • Starts press to lower ram, and turns steam valve to bond paper and cardboard together.
  • Closes valve, raises ram, and removes finished board from press.
  • May tend semiautomatic press that forms insulation panels and transfers them to trimming and painting machines, monitoring temperature and pressure gauges to maintain press conditions within plant standards.
  • May measure thickness of pressed board, using micrometer, to determine conformity of product to specifications.
Composition Board Press Operator Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Job family population: 76,120

Estimated population of Composition Board Press Operator jobs: 706

Rate of error: 2.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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