Word Processors and Typists

Top 3 word processors Jobs

  • Legal Word Processor - EMERALD SEARCH PARTNERS - Seattle, WA

    Emerald Search Partners is assisting a prestigious Seattle law firm in their search for a Legal Word Processor with a high attention to detail and keen proofreading skills (3554). This role will be ...

  • Word Processor III - Kros-Wise - San Diego, CA

    Kros-Wise is looking for a Word Processor III for our customer located in San Diego, CA. You will become part of a team of professionals providing direct customer support. Responsibilities: Perform ...

  • Word Processor III - NANA Regional Corporation - San Jose, CA

    Word Processor III Description AGS, an Akima Company , provides the people, equipment, and processes that safeguard federal buildings, military bases, and detention centers\. We take pride in our ...

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What Word processors and typists Do

Use word processor, computer, or typewriter to type letters, reports, forms, or other material from rough draft, corrected copy, or voice recording. May perform other clerical duties as assigned. May perform other clerical duties as assigned. Excludes Data Entry Keyers, Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Court Reporters and Simultaneous Captioners, and Medical Transcriptionists.


Word processor and typist Salaries

  • 2020 employment: 45,200
  • May 2021 median annual wage: $44,030

Job Outlook for Word processors and typists

Projected employment change, 2020-30:

  • Number of new jobs: -16,300
  • Growth rate: -36 percent (Decline)

How to Become a Word processor or typist

Education and training:

  • Typical entry-level education: High school diploma or equivalent
  • Work experience in a related occupation: None
  • Typical on-the-job training: Short-term on-the-job training

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