Photographic Processing Machine Operator/Tender Salary in the United States

How much does a Photographic Processing Machine Operator/Tender make in the United States? The average Photographic Processing Machine Operator/Tender salary in the United States is $34,875 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $28,918 and $43,544. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Selects, loads, and maintains film or cameras. Enlarges and reduces photos. Develops and prints color, and black and white film. May be expected to maintain chemical balances in processing equipment. May require an associate's degree with 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision; typically reports to a supervisor or manager. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is expected. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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