Platemaker Salaries

View Platemaker Hourly Wages

Alternate Job Titles: Platemaker

What is the average annual salary for Platemaker?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Platemaker may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Platemaker in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Platemaker in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Platemaker in the United States is $41,547 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Accountant I in the United Sates are expected to make less than $41,547.

Source: HR Reported data as of April 2014

Median $41,547
  • 10%$30,103
  • 25%$35,556
  • 75%$45,348
  • 90%$48,809

View Printing and Publishing Jobs by Salary Range: <$30K, $30K–$50K, $50K–$80K, $80K–$100K, >$100K

If you would like more details about compensation for this position including benefits and how other factors may influence your pay try our Salary Wizard. If you are planning to negotiate a salary you may want to purchase a Personal Salary Report. If you are an employer looking to price this position you may want to purchase a Job Valuation Report or Salary Wizard Professional Edition.

Job Description for Platemaker

Creates printing plates by exposing film to ultraviolet light. May require a high school diploma or its equivalent and 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. View Platemaker job description

Categories:  Printing and Publishing

Industries:  Aerospace & Defense, Business Services, MFG Durable, MFG Nondurable, Software & Networking

Similar Job Titles:  Platemaker - Offset

Platemaker Salaries by State