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Retoucher Photoengraving Salary
in Illinois, United States

$36,253 (USD)

Average Salary

$17/hr

Average Hourly

$489

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Retoucher Photoengraving is $36,253 a year and $17 an hour in Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Retoucher Photoengraving is between $27,623 and $43,335. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Retoucher Photoengraving. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Illinois, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Touches up photoengraving film reproductions of sketches or photographs to eliminate processing defects and distortions in design, or to create special effects on reproductions, utilizing knowledge of lithographic techniques: compares film negatives or positives with original to locate portions of image, such as dots and lines that were lost during processing, spots on negatives or positives, and excessively dark or light tone values on film.
  • Paints in lines and dots that were lost during processing, using brush, pen, or sponge and opaque.
  • Scratches out spots and undesirable portions of image, using knife and pin.
  • Paints in additional lines or dots to increase intensity of image on film or scratches out lines or dots to reduce intensity, following colors on original to restore specified tone values.
  • May sketch designs on transparent paper preparatory to transferring to film.
  • May retouch, correct, and create special effects on reproductions of photoengraved materials, using computer graphics system, and be designated computer-assisted retoucher, photoengraving.
Retoucher Photoengraving Job Prevalence in Illinois, United States

Job family: Prepress Technician and Workers

Job family population: 31,500

Estimated population of Retoucher Photoengraving jobs: 355

Rate of error: 2.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$42,027
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Description: Illinois ( (listen) IL-ə-NOY) is a state in the Midwestern and Great Lakes regions of the United States. It has the fifth largest gross domestic product (GDP), the sixth largest population, and the 25th largest land area of all U.S. states. Illinois has been noted as a microcosm of the entire United States. With Chicago in northeastern Illinois, small industrial cities and immense agricultural productivity in the north and center of the state, and natural resources such as coal, timber, and petroleum in the south, Illinois has a diverse economic base, and is a major transportation hub. Chicagoland, Chicago's metropolitan...

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Retoucher Photoengraving is $36,253 a year and $17 an hour in Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Retoucher Photoengraving is between $27,623 and $43,335. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Retoucher Photoengraving. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Illinois, United States.

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