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Computer Controlled Color Photograph Printer Operator Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$41,230 (USD)

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The average pay for a Computer Controlled Color Photograph Printer Operator is $41,230 a year and $20 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Computer Controlled Color Photograph Printer Operator is between $31,374 and $49,368. 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

  • Sets up and operates computerized photofinishing equipment to produce color photographic prints from negatives: develops test film strip and prints test photographic prints from negative at specified intervals, using film processing and printing equipment, to ensure photofinishing equipment functions according to processing standards.
  • Tests film strip and prints for conformance to color density values, using densitometer.
  • Plots and records reading on charts and compares results with standards to ascertain color balance deviation and need for program changes, following processing control manual.
  • Keys program changes into computer and posts changes in processing log to maintain record of changes.
  • Measures and mixes specified chemicals and transfers solutions to reservoirs of photofinishing equipment.
  • Reads customer photofinishing order to ascertain film type, number of prints desired, and delivery date and to determine machine settings and lens requirement for printing photos.
  • Replaces lens and negative carrier in printer according to film type to be processed.
  • Adjusts controls to regulate frame and paper size.
  • Scans computer display unit to ensure specified program mode is operational and inputs code changes.
  • Keys in billing information according to film type and number of exposures to be printed.
  • Positions negatives in frame of carrier and depresses pedal to actuate printing action.
  • Examines prints for variations from standards and keys in computer changes to maintain computer programming of color values in printing operation.
  • Removes customer sales slip from billing unit a.
Computer Controlled Color Photograph Printer Operator Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators

Job family population: 22,450

Estimated population of Computer Controlled Color Photograph Printer Operator jobs: 1,623

Rate of error: 3.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Computer Controlled Color Photograph Printer Operator Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Printing Operator / Printing Loader
May 14
Springfield, NJ, USA
Wicked Staffing Solutions
Job Title Printing Loader / Printing Operator We are looking for a Printing Loader / Printing ... computer. · Read job bag to ensure they have the proper materials staged for each machine. · ...
Print Operator
Apr 22
Brooklyn, NY, USA
... Utility Operator Basic Print Output (B&W & Color) Basic Binding (Wire, GBC, & Velo) Knowledge of Production Services Site Flexibility (able to move from Site to Site within Metro Area) Adhere to ...
Office Services Workflow Coordinator - Print Operator
Mar 1
New York, NY, USA
Williams Lea Tag
Intermediate computer skills required. * Must have good organizational skills. * Professional ... color, creed, religion, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, sexual ...
Ladies Fashion House looking for Textile Prints / Graphics/ Cad Artist
Apr 24
New York, NY, USA
EHL Imports
Responsibilities - Design, scan, clean, recolor and create repeats for prints Color separate and ... Efficient, able to handle large volume of CAD requests. Ability to create original artwork when ...
Pre Press operator for Direct Mail Printer
Apr 22
Long Island, NY, USA
Design Distributors, Inc.
Job Description Pre press operator for direct mail printer. Familiar with sheet fed, web and Halm ... Recently added Digital Printing presses for full service full color variable image and lasering.
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