A Typesetter earns an average wage of $13.57 per hour.

$23,489 - $37,500
(Median)
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$34K
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MEDIAN: $33,832
50%

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$9.79 - $18.87
(Median)
$9
$14
$19
MEDIAN: $13.00
10%
50%
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$33,832  
   
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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$20,613 - $41,153  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 5
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$9.79 - $18.87  
   
Overtime
$22.32  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
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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$20,613 - $41,153  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 30
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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 17%

Late-Career
up arrow 7%

National Average
$29,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 2%

Mid-Career
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 59%
dental benefits
Dental: 45%
medical benefits
Vision: 36%
dental benefits
None: 36%
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