Typesetter Salary

A Typesetter earns an average wage of $14.02 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$24,000 - $66,553
(Median)
$24K
$35K
$67K
MEDIAN: $34,947
10%
50%
90%

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$9.39 - $20.43
(Median)
$9
$14
$20
MEDIAN: $14.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$24,000 - $66,553  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $766  
Profit Sharing
$245.66  
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).
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$20,173 - $42,305  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 12
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$9.39 - $20.43  
   
Overtime
$15.46 - $47.34  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $766  
   
Profit Sharing
$245.66  
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).
)
$20,173 - $42,305  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 58
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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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Pay by Experience Level for Typesetter

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Typesetter Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 11%

Late-Career
up arrow 6%

Mid-Career
0%

National Average
$31,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 55%
dental benefits
Dental: 46%
medical benefits
Vision: 25%
dental benefits
None: 43%
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