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There is more than meets the eye when it comes to being a lead pressman. For example, did you know that they make an average of $16.67 an hour? That's $34,670 a year!

What Does a Lead Pressman Do

When it comes to the most important skills required to be a lead pressman, we found that a lot of resumes listed 10.0% of lead pressmen included high quality, while 6.8% of resumes included uv, and 5.0% of resumes included press operation. Hard skills like these are helpful to have when it comes to performing essential job responsibilities.

When it comes to searching for a job, many search for a key term or phrase. Instead, it might be more helpful to search by industry, as you might be missing jobs that you never thought about in industries that you didn't even think offered positions related to the lead pressman job title. But what industry to start with? Most lead pressmen actually find jobs in the manufacturing and finance industries.

How To Become a Lead Pressman

If you're interested in becoming a lead pressman, one of the first things to consider is how much education you need. We've determined that 9.9% of lead pressmen have a bachelor's degree. In terms of higher education levels, we found that 0.7% of lead pressmen have master's degrees. Even though some lead pressmen have a college degree, it's possible to become one with only a high school degree or GED.

Choosing the right major is always an important step when researching how to become a lead pressman. When we researched the most common majors for a lead pressman, we found that they most commonly earn high school diploma degrees or associate degree degrees. Other degrees that we often see on lead pressman resumes include bachelor's degree degrees or diploma degrees.

You may find that experience in other jobs will help you become a lead pressman. In fact, many lead pressman jobs require experience in a role such as pressman. Meanwhile, many lead pressmen also have previous career experience in roles such as press operator or 2nd pressman.

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Average Salary
$34,670
Average Salary
Job Openings
2,161
Job Openings

Lead Pressman Career Paths

Top Careers Before Lead Pressman

Pressman
51.1 %

Top Careers After Lead Pressman

Pressman
29.8 %

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Average Salary for a Lead Pressman

Lead Pressmen in America make an average salary of $34,670 per year or $17 per hour. The top 10 percent makes over $38,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent under $30,000 per year.
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Recently Added Salaries

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Lead Pressman
Lead Pressman
Randstad
Randstad
08/15/2019
08/15/2019
$50,08808/15/2019
$50,088
Lead Pressman
Lead Pressman
Randstad
Randstad
07/16/2019
07/16/2019
$50,08807/16/2019
$50,088
Lead Pressman
Lead Pressman
Randstad
Randstad
06/18/2019
06/18/2019
$50,08806/18/2019
$50,088
Lead Pressman
Lead Pressman
Volt Workforce Solutions
Volt Workforce Solutions
05/29/2019
05/29/2019
$22,00005/29/2019
$22,000
Lead Pressman
Lead Pressman
Randstad
Randstad
05/21/2019
05/21/2019
$50,08805/21/2019
$50,088

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Lead Pressman Demographics

Gender

male

95.4 %

unknown

2.3 %

female

2.2 %

Ethnicity

White

67.6 %

Hispanic or Latino

14.5 %

Black or African American

11.0 %

Foreign Languages Spoken

Spanish

60.0 %

Portuguese

13.3 %

Vietnamese

6.7 %
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Lead Pressman Education

Majors

Business
14.5 %

Degrees

Certificate

36.9 %

High School Diploma

32.6 %

Associate

13.7 %

Top Colleges for Lead Pressmans

1. Stanford University

Stanford, CA • Private

In-State Tuition
$51,354
Enrollment
7,083

2. Harvard University

Cambridge, MA • Private

In-State Tuition
$50,420
Enrollment
7,582

3. Duke University

Durham, NC • Private

In-State Tuition
$55,695
Enrollment
6,596

4. Georgia Institute of Technology

Atlanta, GA • Public

In-State Tuition
$12,424
Enrollment
15,201

5. University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, PA • Private

In-State Tuition
$55,584
Enrollment
10,764

6. Yale University

New Haven, CT • Private

In-State Tuition
$53,430
Enrollment
5,963

7. University of Michigan - Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, MI • Public

In-State Tuition
$15,262
Enrollment
30,079

8. Cornell University

Ithaca, NY • Private

In-State Tuition
$55,188
Enrollment
15,105

9. Dartmouth College

Hanover, NH • Private

In-State Tuition
$55,453
Enrollment
4,312

10. University of California - Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA • Public

In-State Tuition
$13,226
Enrollment
31,568
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Top Lead Pressman Employers

1. Quad
4.5
Avg. Salary: 
$39,413
Lead Pressmans Hired: 
19+
2. Quebecor World Logistics
4.3
Avg. Salary: 
$39,067
Lead Pressmans Hired: 
9+
3. Cenveo
4.6
Avg. Salary: 
$37,193
Lead Pressmans Hired: 
9+
4. Crown Holdings
4.6
Avg. Salary: 
$38,656
Lead Pressmans Hired: 
6+
5. Gannett
4.3
Avg. Salary: 
$30,965
Lead Pressmans Hired: 
6+
6. PBM Graphics
4.2
Avg. Salary: 
$35,041
Lead Pressmans Hired: 
6+

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Updated October 2, 2020