Typesetter Salary (United States)

A Typesetter earns an average wage of $13.37 per hour.
Typesetter Total Pay (?
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$23,389 - $68,930
(Median)
23K
35K
69K
MEDIAN: $35,143
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Typesetter Total Pay (?
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$9.18 - $19.25
(Median)
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13
16
19
MEDIAN: $13.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$23,389 - $68,930  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,375  
Total Pay (?
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$20,102 - $41,527  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 88
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$9.18 - $19.25  
   
Overtime
$14.68 - $45.91  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,375  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$20,102 - $41,527  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 88
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Job Description for Typesetter
  • Convert files, adhere to standards and securely transmit orders.
  • Use software to create, improve, verify and confirm designs and orders.
  • Lay out text, select fonts and ensure readability of final product.
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Experienced
up arrow 8%
Late-Career
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National Average
$29,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 11%
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Gender
Female
66%
female alumni
 
Male
34%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
24%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 49% dental benefits Dental: 39%
vision benefits Vision: 29% employee benefits None: 47%
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