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Prepress Workers

Prepress Workers - Wages & Trends

Wages for prepress workers vary by job, location, and size of the company. Employees may also be paid more if they have more training and experience. Workers who are members of a union usually are paid more than non-union employees.

Prepress workers who work full time usually receive benefits. Typical benefits include sick leave, paid vacation, and health insurance. Some companies also provide a retirement plan.

Prepress technicians and workers (SOC 51-5111)
Location
Pay Period
25%
Median
75%
Illinois Hourly $14.02 $18.49 $28.14
Yearly $29,166 $38,458 $58,525
    Champaign Area Hourly $16.78 $18.71 $22.20
Yearly $34,897 $38,924 $46,178
    Charleston-Effingham-Centralia Area Hourly $13.26 $15.13 $18.09
Yearly $27,588 $31,480 $37,626
    Cook County Hourly $13.52 $16.17 $23.75
Yearly $28,111 $33,633 $49,406
    Dekalb-Elgin-Aurora Area Hourly $20.24 $23.68 $29.21
Yearly $42,096 $49,259 $60,752
    Du Page County Hourly $19.62 $24.94 $33.30
Yearly $40,801 $51,875 $69,262
    Edwardsville Area Hourly $15.47 $17.02 $18.59
Yearly $32,182 $35,407 $38,659
    Lake County Hourly $15.54 $29.31 $35.36
Yearly $32,329 $60,955 $73,556
    McHenry County Hourly $12.50 $14.00 $18.05
Yearly $26,008 $29,114 $37,546
    Northwest Illinois Area Hourly $17.42 $28.03 $32.31
Yearly $36,224 $58,299 $67,207
    Peoria-Bloomington Area Hourly $14.62 $17.15 $19.61
Yearly $30,408 $35,679 $40,788
    Rockford Area Hourly $15.00 $18.36 $22.60
Yearly $31,195 $38,186 $47,001
    Springfield Area Hourly $19.50 $24.10 $32.45
Yearly $40,563 $50,128 $67,490
United States Hourly $15.31 $19.48 $24.57
Yearly $31,850 $40,510 $51,100

Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security.