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High Density Press Operator Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$35,740 (USD)

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The average pay for a High Density Press Operator is $35,740 a year and $17 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a High Density Press Operator is between $31,199 and $42,431. 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.
High Density 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 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 New York-Manhattan, New York

Flexographic Pressman / Press Operator
Apr 29
Hackensack, NJ, USA
Roll Flex Label Co LLC
Make-ready, operation, cleanup, and maintenance of Mark Andy 2100 press. * Ensuring quality and ... Must be able to read and write at high school equivalency. * Must be able to clearly communicate ...
InkJet Press Technical Specialist
Apr 18
Ramsey, United States
Konica Minolta
Provide operator training and ongoing support * High degree of self-motivation to succeed and ... Detailed knowledge in reading wiring diagrams, repair manuals related to digital press equipment
Equipment Operator I
Apr 5
Monroe, NJ, USA
Taylor Communications, Inc.
... press output. * Perform all required preventative maintenance on equipment * Read and interpret all ... High school diploma or GED * 2+ years of experience working as a machine operator preferably in a ...
Machine Operator / Assembler / Warehouse
Apr 20
Hackettstown, NJ, USA
Staffing the Universe
Remove flash from mold. • Remove molded piece(s) from press completion of cycle, remove mandrel(s ... Qualifications • Must be able to lift up to 40lbs. • Must be reliable and trainable • High ...
Print Production Operator
Apr 12
Manhattan, NY, USA
Forrest Staffing Solutions
Experience working with Digital press printers similar to the Xerox Versant 180/000 * Experience setting up variable data print jobs * Experience with metallic inks and various high-end substrates
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