Print Binding and Finishing Workers

General Information

Description

Bind books and other publications or finish printed products by hand or machine. May set up binding and finishing machines.

Business Breakdown

People in this career work in these sectors.

  1. Private, for profit88.42%
  2. Self-employed5.76%
  3. State and local government2.07%
  4. Federal government1.80%
  5. Private, not for profit1.29%

Workplace at a Glance

What you can expect to experience while on the job

  • Responsibility
  • Exposure to job hazards
  • Physical activity
  • Decision making
  • Repetitiveness
  • Level of competition
  • Time pressure
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Salary

Average Salary

Salary

$34,260

State-by-state Salary

Gray states indicate no data available

$43,650
$24,060
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Education

Most Common Education Levels

People in this career achieve this level of education.

  • High school 87%
  • Less than high school 4%
  • Post-secondary certificate 3%
  • Associate's degree 2%
  • Some college 1%
  • Master's degree 0%
  • Doctoral degree 0%
  • Bachelor's degree 0%
  • Post baccalaureate 0%
  • Post-doctoral training 0%
  • Post-master's certificate 0%
  • First professional degree 0%

Knowledge

  • Mechanical
  • Production and Processing
  • Administration and Management
  • Mathematics
  • Customer and Personal Service

Skills at a Glance

Skills helpful in this career

  • Verbal skills
  • Critical thinking & problem solving
  • Equipment operation & maintenance
  • Math & science skills
  • Technology design & control
  • Leadership
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