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 $33,851 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Word processors & typists by wage are Healthcare support workers, all other, including medical equipment preparers, Couriers & messengers, and Psychiatric technicians.
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 Bowie City, Kettering, Largo, Mitchellville & Lanham PUMA, MD, Columbia (East), Ellicott City (Southeast) & Elkridge PUMA, MD, and LA City (South Central/Westmont) PUMA, CA. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Word processors & typists are Memphis City (Southwest) PUMA, TN, Buffalo City (East) PUMA, NY, and Greater Binghamton City & Greater Johnson City Village PUMA, NY.