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Contact Frame Operator Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$48,773 (USD)

Average Salary

$23/hr

Average Hourly

$741

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Contact Frame Operator is $48,773 a year and $23 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Contact Frame Operator is between $36,469 and $59,045. 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 camera to photograph drawings, sketches, or other material to produce negatives for transfer to printing plates, rollers, or printed circuit boards: mounts copy on holder, aligning centerline on copy with centerline on holder.
  • Studies copy and order sheet to determine photographic techniques required to transfer desired effect onto film, according to plate or roller dimensions, type of design, colors in design, and engraving requirements.
  • Computes camera settings required to reproduce sketch to specified scale according to dimensions of printing plates or rollers.
  • Focuses camera, compensating for difference in size and distortions in copy.
  • Measures opening in back of camera to verify settings, using steel tape.
  • Positions film on vacuum board, closes board against back of camera, and locks board in position.
  • Arranges arc lamps for even distribution of light and exposes film for specified length of time.
  • Removes exposed film from camera and develops film in series of developing, rinsing, and fixing baths, or using automatic film processing equipment.
  • Compares developed film with design to determine whether desired effect has been reproduced.
  • Hangs film on line to dry.
  • When producing negatives for halftone printing, inserts screen in front of film to reduce copy to dots for reproduction.
  • When producing multicolor prints, fits color filters over lens.
  • May process sensitized metal plates for subsequent etching photoengraving printer.
Contact Frame Operator Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Prepress Technician and Workers

Job family population: 31,500

Estimated population of Contact Frame Operator jobs: 278

Rate of error: 2.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$56,541
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

Contact Frame Operator Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

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Service Desk Technician, Intermediate
Apr 27
New York, USA
Fitch Ratings
Respond and resolve requests within the specified time frame as logged in the ticketing system. ... Contact equipment vendors as required for request resolution. Perform user desk moves when required ...
Relationship Manager Wholesale Banking
May 8
Manhattan, NY, USA
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... contact to ensure a consistent deal flow and achieve assigned profit and loan growth target. · ... operating within approved terms and conditions, and detect early warning signals so as to take ...
Relationship Manager
May 7
New York, USA
Job Juncture, Inc.
... contact to ensure a consistent deal flow and achieve assigned profit and loan growth target. ... Understand the Bank's policies, governance frameworks, procedures, practices, standards and ...
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