How much does a Hand Compositor/Typesetters make in Rhode Island? The average Hand Compositor/Typesetters salary in Rhode Island is $40,914 as of July 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $33,705 and $49,512. 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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25% $33,705 10% $27,141 90% $57,339 75% $49,512 $40,914 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Hand Compositor/Typesetters

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)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Coventry, RI Avg. Salary $41,030 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Cumberland, RI Avg. Salary $41,108 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location East Providence, RI Avg. Salary $41,108 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Narragansett, RI Avg. Salary $41,088 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Tiverton, RI Avg. Salary $40,875 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Westerly, RI Avg. Salary $41,471 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Woonsocket, RI Avg. Salary $41,069 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Adamsville, RI Avg. Salary $40,862 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Albion, RI Avg. Salary $41,108 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Ashaway, RI Avg. Salary $41,477 Date Updated July 27, 2020
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