Browse Average Salary Ranges for Printing and Publishing Jobs

What are the average salary ranges for jobs in the Printing and Publishing? There are 203 jobs in Printing and Publishing category. Average salaries can vary and range from $56,338 to $218,827. Salary ranges can differ significantly depending on the job, industry, location, required experience, specific skills, education, and other factors... Salaries listed below are U.S. national averages data from October 30, 2019.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitlePaper Folding Machine Operator Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$42,900  
89.10%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Sets up and operates machine to automatically fold, slit, and score printed sheets into signatures for binding. Examines work order to determine setup specifications. Adjusts machine during production More

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Folder Operator
Job TitlePlatemaker - Offset Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$47,231  
98.09%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Prints and develops printing plates. Places paper containing identification information on camera grid, exposes film to identify information, develops and dries negative, and then forms printing plate More

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Offset Printing Platemaker
Job TitlePress Assistant/Roll Tender Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$32,900  
68.33%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Loads paper onto web offset printing press. Ensures paper is properly loaded in order for the press to be ready for printing. May require a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to More

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Roll Tender - All Widths
Printing Press Roll Tender
Roll Tender/Feeder
Job TitlePress Operations Helper Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$48,190  
100.08%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Assists press operator in order to maintain and operate the press. Observes operation to ensure that specified operating levels are maintained. Notifies press operator when malfunction occurs. May req More

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Press Operator Assistant - All Widths
2nd Press Operator/Asst. - All Widths
2nd Press Assistant - All Widths
Job TitlePress Operator Assistant - All Widths Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$48,150  
100.00%
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Assists press operator in order to maintain and operate the press. Observes operation to ensure that specified operating levels are maintained. Notifies press operator when malfunction occurs. May req More

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2nd Press Operator/Asst. - All Widths
2nd Press Assistant - All Widths
Press Operations Helper
Job TitlePrinting Press Roll Tender Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$32,830  
68.18%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Loads paper onto web offset printing press. Ensures paper is properly loaded in order for the press to be ready for printing. May require a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to More

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Roll Tender - All Widths
Roll Tender/Feeder
Press Assistant/Roll Tender
Job TitleRoll Tender - All Widths Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$32,823  
68.17%
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Loads paper onto web offset printing press. Ensures paper is properly loaded in order for the press to be ready for printing. May require a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to More

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Printing Press Roll Tender
Roll Tender/Feeder
Press Assistant/Roll Tender
Job TitleRoll Tender/Feeder Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$32,890  
68.31%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Loads paper onto web offset printing press. Ensures paper is properly loaded in order for the press to be ready for printing. May require a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to More

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Roll Tender - All Widths
Printing Press Roll Tender
Press Assistant/Roll Tender
Job TitleSaddle Stich Helper Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$32,300  
67.08%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Performs a combination of tasks to assist Saddle Stitcher. Operates a machine that fastens together pages. Sets machine for saddle (back) stitching. Starts machine and positions materials appropriatel More

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Saddle Stitch Operator Assistant
Stitching Operations Helper
Job TitleSaddle Stitch Operator Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$45,050  
93.56%
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Operates a machine that fastens together pages. Sets machine for saddle (back) stitching. Starts machine and positions materials appropriately. May require a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typ More

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Saddle Stitcher
Stitch Operator

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