Average Desktop Publisher Hourly Pay

$14 - $31
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The average hourly pay for a Desktop Publisher is $20.99.
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Hourly Rate
$14 - $31
$51 - $7,891
Profit Sharing
$0 - $3,000
$0 - $5,250
Total Pay
$31,100 - $72,088

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Popular Skills for Desktop Publisher

Skills in Adobe Acrobat are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign and Microsoft Office.

Pay by Experience Level for Desktop Publisher

An entry-level Desktop Publisher with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $16.62 based on 7 salaries. An early career Desktop Publisher with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.35 based on 31 salaries. A mid-career Desktop Publisher with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $21.91 based on 29 salaries. An experienced Desktop Publisher with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.85 based on 41 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $25.
Employees with Desktop Publisher in their job title in St. Cloud, Minnesota earn an average of 8.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (4.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Peoria, Illinois (23.2% less), Montebello, California (16.6% less) and Madison, Wisconsin (9.5% less).

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