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Desktop Publishing Operator II in the United States

How much does a Desktop Publishing Operator II earn in the United States? The average Desktop Publishing Operator II salary in the United States is $52,801 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $46,286 and $60,706. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Utilizes desktop publishing tools, equipment, and software packages to create and produce a variety of high quality communication materials that incorporate text and graphic images. Designs page layouts, charts, graphs, and computer graphics. Selects, imports, and edits graphic images used to enhance the impact of the materials. May require an associate's degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. Works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. Typically requires 3-5 years of related experience.

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    Desktop Publishing Operator I

    1 - 3 years experience
    Associate's Degree

  2. This Job:

    Desktop Publishing Operator II

    3 - 5 years experience
    Associate's Degree

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    Desktop Publishing Operator III

    5 - 7 years experience
    Associate's Degree

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