Word processors & typists are most often employed by the General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals industry. The average yearly wage for Word processors & typists was $32,398 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Word processors & typists by wage are Plasterers & stucco masons, Etchers & engravers, and Dental assistants.
Word processors & typists are part of the Office & Administrative Support Occupations, along with Firstline supervisors of office & administrative support workers, Switchboard operators, including answering service, Telephone operators, Communications equipment operators, all other, Bill & account collectors, and 45 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Word processors & typists are Parker Town & The Pinery PUMA, CO, Collierville Town & Germantown City PUMA, TN, and Sioux Falls City PUMA, SD. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Word processors & typists are Parker Town & The Pinery PUMA, CO, Collierville Town & Germantown City PUMA, TN, and Mesa City (East) PUMA, AZ.