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Positive Printer Operator Salary
in Idaho, United States

$28,776 (USD)

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Last updated: February 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Positive Printer Operator is $28,776 a year and $14 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for a Positive Printer Operator is between $22,161 and $34,164. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Idaho, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Sets up and operates motion picture film printing machine to produce positive images and soundtrack from negative film: reads work orders to determine type film to be printed and type printing aperture required.
  • Installs specified printing aperture in machine.
  • Mounts rolls of positive and negative film on machine spindles and threads film through guide rollers, tension bars, picture and sound apertures and onto winding reel to synchronize negative and positive films for printing.
  • Starts machine to pass films through printing apertures and produce positive images and soundtrack.
  • Examines film passing through machine and turns lever of rheostat to adjust intensity of printing light according to control card specifications, or installs punched tape in machine that controls light and color densities during printing operation.
  • Packages films in labeled containers subsequent to printing.
  • May operate printer equipped with negative viewer and evaluate scene frames to select frames with specified photographic characteristics preparatory to printing.
Positive Printer Operator Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators

Job family population: 22,450

Estimated population of Positive Printer Operator jobs: 459

Rate of error: 3.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Positive Printer Operator Job Listings for Idaho, United States

Feb 11
Coeur d'Alene, ID, USA
News America Marketing LLC
Our employees come from diverse backgrounds and geographies, but share a sense of humor, a positive ... printer · Good working knowledge of Windows operating system & Internet Explorer · Internet ...
Photographer (School Photography - Boise, ID)
Jan 29
Boise, ID, USA
Dorian Studio
Ability to present a positive and professional image * Willingness to work a varied seasonal ... We are family owned and operated and look forward to helping you create lasting memories
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