How much does a Hand Compositor/Typesetters make in Louisiana? The average Hand Compositor/Typesetters salary in Louisiana is $36,980 as of March 26, 2020, but the range typically falls between $30,464 and $44,751. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

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Hand Compositor/Typesetters sets type by hand and machine. Assembles type and cuts in galley for printing articles, headings, and other printed matter. Being a Hand Compositor/Typesetters determines type size, style, and compositional pattern from work order. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Additionally, Hand Compositor/Typesetters may have to complete an apprenticeship and/or formal training in area of specialty with 2-4 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a supervisor/manager. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Abbeville, LA Avg. Salary $35,260 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Abita Springs, LA Avg. Salary $38,012 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Acme, LA Avg. Salary $33,892 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Addis, LA Avg. Salary $35,892 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Aimwell, LA Avg. Salary $33,892 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Akers, LA Avg. Salary $37,583 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Albany, LA Avg. Salary $35,583 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Alexandria, LA Avg. Salary $34,201 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Ama, LA Avg. Salary $38,238 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Amelia, LA Avg. Salary $35,583 Date Updated March 26, 2020
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