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Cutting & Creasing Press Operator Salary
in Portland, Oregon

$46,378 (USD)

Average Salary

$22/hr

Average Hourly

$719

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 16, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Cutting & Creasing Press Operator is $46,378 a year and $22 an hour in Portland, Oregon, United States. The average salary range for a Cutting & Creasing Press Operator is between $34,536 and $56,240. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Portland, Oregon.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Operates machine to print and slot container blanks, according to work orders: selects, installs, and adjusts slotting and perforating knives in machine according to specified dimensions of slot and spacing of perforations, assisted by printer-slotter helper.
  • Positions and attaches printing mats to print rollers according to printing order, using hand or air staple gun, wrenches, and tape measure.
  • Fills ink reservoirs with specified colors of ink and turns thumbscrews to adjust flow of ink through fountains.
  • Turns handwheels and pushes buttons or levers to adjust paper guides on machine feed table and automatic stacker, using handtools, and starts machine.
  • Measures printed-slotted blanks to verify machine setup.
  • Examines printed-slotted blanks for even ink distribution, trueness of color, printing flaws, and wrinkles.
  • May operate machine equipped with gluing and folding attachment and be designated flexo-folder-gluer operator.
Cutting & Creasing Press Operator Job Prevalence in Portland, Oregon, United States

Job family: Printing Press Operators

Job family population: 171,130

Estimated population of Cutting & Creasing Press Operator jobs: 815

Rate of error: 1.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$53,764
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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About Portland, Oregon

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Description: Portland is the largest and most populous city in the U.S. state of Oregon and the seat of Multnomah County. It is a major port in the Willamette Valley region of the Pacific Northwest, at the confluence of the Willamette and Columbia rivers. As of 2018, Portland had an estimated population of 653,115, making it the 25th most populated city in the United States, and the second-most populous in the Pacific Northwest (after Seattle). Approximately 2.4 million people live in the Portland metropolitan statistical area (MSA), making it the 25th most populous MSA in the United States. Its Combined Statistical Area (CSA...

Cutting & Creasing Press Operator Job Listings for Portland, Oregon

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