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Print Line Operator Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$51,063 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Print Line Operator is $51,063 a year and $25 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Print Line Operator is between $38,025 and $61,922. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Operates tandem print-line machine to smooth, paint, and print wood grain designs on surface of furniture, composition-wood dimensional panels, or hardboard panels: confers with supervisor or reads production schedule to determine panels to be processed.
  • Selects printing cylinders according to production schedule and installs cylinders on machine, using hoist and handtools.
  • Gives directions to workers engaged in feeding, inspecting, and removing panels to ensure that sanding, painting, and printing of panels conforms to specifications.
  • Fills reservoir of printing unit with ink or stain.
  • Tests viscosity of paint in painting unit by timing flow of paint through porous container, using watch.
  • Pushes buttons to start individual units, and observes units to detect malfunctions.
  • Turns knobs and handles or pushes buttons to adjust sanding, painting, and printing of panel surfaces.
  • Occasionally assists maintenance personnel in disassembly and reassembly of individual units.
  • Maintains record of ink and paint used.
  • May blend stains to obtain color and viscosity specified by job order.
  • May add catalyst or solvent to paint, utilizing experience, to achieve specified viscosity of paint.
Print Line Operator Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Printing Press Operators

Job family population: 171,130

Estimated population of Print Line Operator jobs: 794

Rate of error: 1.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Print Line Operator Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Die Cutter Operator / Stamping / Machine Operator
May 14
Springfield, NJ, USA
Wicked Staffing Solutions
This is your opportunity to be part of an industry leader in printing, folding carton and packaging ... Perform line clearance between each job processed in the die cutter · Work toward making ...
CNC Machine Operator Machinist | S Piscataway NJ
May 16
Piscataway, NJ, USA
Cornerstone Staffing
... blue prints, mechanical drawings, etc. 3. Prepare and load raw materials and parts onto the ... line " CNC " to spotswood@cssitalent.com or call 732-251-2244 to book an interview Company ...
Machine Operator
Mar 6
Hamilton, NJ, USA
... ink jet printers, case sealers, and other packaging equipment. Responsibilities: * Follow and ... Minimize waste generated on your line * Solve minor quality and productivity problems on the ...
Assembly Operator
May 9
Eatontown, NJ, USA
Innovative Power Solutions, Zodiac Aerospace
... printed circuit or routes and connects wires between individual component leads and other ... Our product line includes wire-wound electromagnetic equipment such as generators, transformers ...
QC Inspector
Apr 22
Farmingdale, NY, USA
Orlandi, Inc.
Essential Job duties: · Line Inspection · Incoming Inspection · Audit for line clearance · ... Audit operator compliance to start up check list · Assure specification and 1st off sample is ...
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