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Photoengraving Proofer Salary
in Nebraska, United States

$42,031 (USD)

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Last updated: February 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Photoengraving Proofer is $42,031 a year and $20 an hour in Nebraska, United States. The average salary range for a Photoengraving Proofer is between $31,086 and $51,182. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Nebraska, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Proves printing quality and register of photoengraved printing plates, using hand or power driven flatbed or cylinder press, and prepares data sheet on color matching or ink modification to improve printing quality and register according to copy or customer specifications: clamps plates to press, applies ink to rollers, and positions guides, grippers, and fingers to guide paper through press.
  • Wraps packing sheets and tympan around cylinder to form cushion.
  • Cuts and pastes overlays under tympan sheet to increase impression of low areas.
  • Depresses pedal to open grippers, inserts blank sheet, and turns crank or starts motor to print set of proofs for progressive proof book for both black and white and color plates.
  • Prepares data on color matching and ink modification to guide pressman.
  • Examines proofs to determine printing quality of dots and lines, using magnifier, and marks corrections, such as reetching and additional finishing.
  • May be designated according to work proofed as proofer, black and white; proofer, color.
Photoengraving Proofer Job Prevalence in Nebraska, United States

Job family: Prepress Technician and Workers

Job family population: 31,500

Estimated population of Photoengraving Proofer jobs: 270

Rate of error: 2.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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