The occupation code you requested, 51-5023.00 (Printing Machine Operators), is no longer in use. In the future, please use 51-5112.00 (Printing Press Operators) instead.
Set up and operate digital, letterpress, lithographic, flexographic, gravure, or other printing machines. Includes short-run offset printing presses.
Sample of reported job titles:
Digital Press Operator, Flexographic Press Operator, Offset Press Operator, Offset Pressman, Press Operator, Pressman, Printer, Printing Press Operator, Printing Pressman, Web Press Operator
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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2021 wage data
and 2020-2030 employment projections
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