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High Density Press Operator Salary
in Alabama, United States

$28,017 (USD)

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Last updated: March 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a High Density Press Operator is $28,017 a year and $13 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for a High Density Press Operator is between $21,605 and $33,262. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.

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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.
High Density Press Operator Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

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

Job family population: 76,120

Estimated population of High Density Press Operator jobs: 706

Rate of error: 2.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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High Density Press Operator Job Listings for Alabama, United States

Flexographic Press Operator
Feb 19
Birmingham, Alabama, USA
Southeastern Tag & Label
High school diploma required * At least 2 years of experience preferred operating narrow web press, preferably Aquaflex or Mark Andy
CNC Operators - 4167016
Mar 11
Elkmont, AL, USA
Automation Personnel Services
Have ability to use calipers and measure Brake press/CNC operating experience helpful Quality ... check required High School Diploma or Equivalent Required Open to working with students for the ...
Machine Operator
Jan 16
Greenville, AL, USA
Ambassador Personnel, Inc.
Education and/or experience - High school diploma or GED preferred. Employee must be able to ... When a problem arises, press the "STOP" button immediately and contact the set-up person or ...
Zip Sort Operator I - 2nd Shift (3:00p-11:30p)
Feb 1
Birmingham, AL, USA
NCP Solutions
... press a button to feed workpiece and engage feed. · Observes operation of machine and verifies ... High school diploma or general education degree (GED); and one to three months related experience ...
Machinist/CNC Operators - 4403529
Jan 29
Clanton, AL, USA
Automation Personnel Services
... press, and band saw. Working knowledge of CNC milling machining centers is preferred. Sets up and ... High school diploma/GED required. Typical Job Duties: Measures, marks and scribes dimensions and ...
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