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Press Operator Instant Print Shop Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$46,649 (USD)

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Last updated: May 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Press Operator Instant Print Shop is $46,649 a year and $22 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Press Operator Instant Print Shop is between $34,786 and $56,522. 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

  • Operates offset-duplicating machine, photocopier, and related machines and equipment to produce copies of original materials for customers in instant print shop: accepts printing orders from customers and computes and quotes prices to customers.
  • Reads job orders to determine quantity of materials to be printed, and stock and ink specifications.
  • Adjusts settings and operates camera plate maker to produce plastic or paper plates for use in offset duplicating.
  • Operates offset duplicating machine to reproduce single or multicolor copies of text, drawings, graphs, or similar materials offset-duplicating-machine operator.
  • Operates copier to produce photocopies of single color or small run jobs photocopying-machine operator.
  • Examines proof copy to assure accurate reproduction of color, centering of print, and conformance of copy to layout specifications.
  • Operates auxiliary machines such as collator, pad and tablet making machine, stapler, and paper punching, folding, cutting, and perforating machines to assemble materials.
  • May operate computerized typesetting machine to set type for printing.
  • May assemble typeset copy and artwork into pasteup for printing reproduction.
  • May receive payment from customers and box or wrap printed materials.
Press Operator Instant Print Shop Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Printing Press Operators

Job family population: 171,130

Estimated population of Press Operator Instant Print Shop jobs: 650

Rate of error: 1.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Press Operator Instant Print Shop Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Print Press Operator
Mar 19
Eagle Flexible Packaging
Eagle Flexible Packaging Now hiring entry level as well as experienced Flexographic Printing Press Operators, this is your opportunity to join Eagle Flexible Packaging's growing team! We believe that ...
Pre-press / digital press operator
May 9
JS Printing Inc
Full time Pre-press and digital press operator needed. Must have extensive knowledge of Adobe CS, and Quark. Fiery Workstation experience a plus. Immediate start. Franklin Park area.
Flexo Printing Press Operator/ Helpers
Apr 29
Huntley, IL, USA
Flexo Finders
FLEXO PRESS OPERATOR Able to perform set ups, including make ready and plate mounting, and able to ... Set print impressions, check gauging of cylinders, webbing various press components; * Follow ...
Flexo/Gravure Printing Press Operators
May 10
Saint Charles, IL, USA
Flexo Finders
Flexo Press Operator--St. Charles, IL New opening with a large flexible packaging company in St. ... Company Description Flexo Finders is a nation wide recruiting service in flexo/digital printing. We ...
Printing Press Operators - Komori 40", HP Indigo 7600 AND Fuji JPress
Mar 21
Broadview, IL, USA
Classic Color
Komori 40" Sheetfed Printing Press Operator * Komori 40" Sheetfed Printing Press 2nd Press Operator (feeder) * HP Indigo 7600 Press Operator * Fuji JPress Operator Komori Positions Details
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