Typist or related keyboard occupation
- Adjusts settings of printer as necessary and monitors quality of printed document.
- Proof reads, edits and corrects errors to produce clean copy to specified layout.
- Inserts logos and other special features and formats as specified.
- Types letters, memos, reports, presentations and other documents using the appropriate software.
Typical Education Level
Level 2 NVQ; GCSE at grades A*-C
Will retirement created job openings
In the UK, 24% in this profession are aged 55 or above.* They will likely retire in the next 10 years, creating a demand for new workers
*This is based on national data
Average annual earnings
The current average wage for typist or related keyboard occupation is £18,896
The number of jobs in the career for the current year is 1,315. Job counts include both employed and self-employed persons, and do not distinguish between full- and part-time jobs.
Over the past year, jobs have been posted for typist or related keyboard occupation roles.
How well does it pay?
Normal pay for this occupation is £18,896 per year. That is about £1,575 per month or £9.69 per hour. New workers generally start on £15,995, while highly experienced workers can earn as much as £29,328
Is it growing or declining?
This career has remained the same over the last 2 years, and is expected to remain the same over the next 4 years. Currently, 1,315 people are employed in the region.