Average Typist Hourly Pay

Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)

The average hourly pay for a Typist is $14.55

Hourly Rate
$11 - $23
$407 - $1k
Total Pay
$22k - $49k
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What Do Typists Do?

Typist Tasks
  • Type up documents for office operations (reports, ad copy, voice recordings, etc.).
  • Engage additional clerical duties as needed (mail sorting, errands, reception work).
  • Print, copy, and distribute work as needed.
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How do Typists Rate Their Jobs?

3.7 out of 5
Highly Satisfied
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FAQs About Typists

What is the highest pay for Typists?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Typist is $22.67 / hour

What is the lowest pay for Typists?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Typist is $10.73 / hour

How can Typists increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Typist is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a Typist that oversees more junior Typists, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.