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Label Press Operator- Cylinder Press Salary
in Illinois, United States

$50,351 (USD)

Average Salary

$24/hr

Average Hourly

$836

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Label Press Operator- Cylinder Press is $50,351 a year and $24 an hour in Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Label Press Operator- Cylinder Press is between $37,136 and $61,365. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Illinois, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Makes ready and operates cylinder-type printing press: verifies size, color, and type of paper and color of ink from job order.
  • Cleans inking rollers with solvent and replaces them in press, using handtools.
  • Adjusts controls to regulate volume of ink.
  • Packs impression cylinder with tissue or folio.
  • Adjusts delivery tapes, and positions and locks form (type setup or plate) on bed or cylinder of press.
  • Directs cylinder-press feeder in adjustment of feed guides, grippers, and elevator, or hand-feeding press.
  • Starts press and runs off proofsheet.
  • Examines proof to determine off-level areas, variation in ink volume, register slippage, indications of offsetting, and color register.
  • Adjusts press controls, inking fountains, and automatic feeders, and repacks cylinder with overlay to equalize off-level areas as required.
  • May register forms and mix colors.
  • May make overlay for half-tone shades.
  • May operate cylinder press equipped with cutting attachment or may replace type dies with cutting dies to cut or shape paper or paperboard.
  • May operate more than one press.
  • May be designated according to kind of material printed as check imprinter; envelope-press operator i; label-press operator i; size of press as pony-cylinder-press operator.
  • Important variations may be indicated by trade names of machine used.
Label Press Operator- Cylinder Press Job Prevalence in Illinois, United States

Job family: Printing Press Operators

Job family population: 171,130

Estimated population of Label Press Operator- Cylinder Press jobs: 5,439

Rate of error: 1.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$58,370
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

About Illinois, United States

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Description: Illinois ( (listen) IL-ə-NOY) is a state in the Midwestern and Great Lakes regions of the United States. It has the fifth largest gross domestic product (GDP), the sixth largest population, and the 25th largest land area of all U.S. states. Illinois has been noted as a microcosm of the entire United States. With Chicago in northeastern Illinois, small industrial cities and immense agricultural productivity in the north and center of the state, and natural resources such as coal, timber, and petroleum in the south, Illinois has a diverse economic base, and is a major transportation hub. Chicagoland, Chicago's metropolitan...

Label Press Operator- Cylinder Press Job Listings for Illinois, United States

Press Operator
Jun 14
Chicago, IL, USA
Novolex Holdings, Inc.
Moves levers to engage dye rolls, adjusting position of cylinder to print two or more colors ... Weighs, labels and marks printed/coated rolls and moves to Slitter area. Cleans press and work area ...
Digital Press Operator - 2nd Shift (2pm-10pm)
May 31
Des Plaines, IL, USA
Resource Label Group
At Pamco, a Resource Label Group company, we believe that our talented employees are the leading ... The Digital Press Operator position offers onsite training and the opportunity to learn a valuable ...
Metal Stamping Punch Press Operator
Jun 17
Chicago, IL, USA
Suburban Industrial Tool & Mfg. Company
If you consider yourself a machine whisperer and enjoy a well-organized yet noisy work environment, we'd love to have you join our team as a machine press operator. We'll depend on your eagle eyes to ...
Press Operator Second Shift
Jun 20
Hanover Park, IL, USA
Trucadence
Carol Stream,IL SUMMARY Press Operator should be able to perform assigned setups of presses to ensure part is produced to specifications. Must be capable of setup, advanced programming and ...
3rd Shift Digital Press Operator
Jun 14
Itasca, IL, USA
ABS Graphics
Job Title: 3rd Shift Digital Press Operator Department: Digital Pressroom Reports to: EPP/Digital/Large Format Manager General Description Operation of digital press equipment for production of large ...
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