Desktop Publishing Operator III Salary in the United States

How much does a Desktop Publishing Operator III make in the United States? The average Desktop Publishing Operator III salary in the United States is $62,275 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $54,332 and $71,655. 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 the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Desktop Publishing Operator III 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. Being a Desktop Publishing Operator III selects, imports, and edits graphic images used to enhance the impact of the materials. May require an associate's degree. Additionally, Desktop Publishing Operator III typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Desktop Publishing Operator III has gained full proficiency in a broad range of activities related to the job. Independently performs a wide range of complex duties under general guidance from supervisors. To be a Desktop Publishing Operator III typically requires 5-7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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