How much does a Desktop Publishing Specialist make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Desktop Publishing Specialist in the United States is $20 as of April 26, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $18 and $22. Hourly rate 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Inflow-ns - Alexandria , VA
... Specialists working to maintain the Government agency's internal and external branding. You will ... You will be using Government provided tools for desktop publishing activities (Microsoft Word ...
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Creative Information Technology, Inc - Falls Church , VA
Title Subject Matter Expert (Training Specialist) Client MHBE Location Baltimore, MD 21202 Resumes ... A minimum of two (2) years of experience working with desktop publishing, word processing, and ...
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Utilizes software programs such as Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Professional, desktop publishing programs, and other writing and editing functions. Determines or tailors messaging for various ...
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Cayuse Holdings - Arlington , VA
... Specialist researches, writes, and assembles executive briefing products in support of steady state ... Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, and other general software applications. * Ability to read ...
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Richmond Redevelopment & Housing Authority - Richmond , VA
... desktop publishing, and graphic or presentation software in the daily performance of duties.  Proofreads and edits documents and reports for completeness and grammatical accuracy; writes routine ...
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System One - McLean , VA
... specialists, and other team members. The candidate must be able to proactively engage with key ... edit and desktop publishing of proposal volumes • Promote company-wide understanding and ...
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