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Lithographic Platemaker Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$44,002 (USD)

Average Salary

$21/hr

Average Hourly

$673

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Lithographic Platemaker is $44,002 a year and $21 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Lithographic Platemaker is between $32,857 and $53,269. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Exposes sensitized metal plate to positive or negative film, using vacuum frame, to produce offset lithographic printing plates.
  • Punches holes in light-sensitive plate with register punch and inserts register pins in holes to prepare plate for contact with positive or negative film.
  • Lays plate on bed of vacuum frame and inserts positives or negatives on register pins to align positives or negatives with each other and with plate.
Lithographic Platemaker Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Prepress Technician and Workers

Job family population: 31,500

Estimated population of Lithographic Platemaker jobs: 1,030

Rate of error: 2.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$51,010
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

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Skills

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