Desktop publisher earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Desktop publisher salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Massachusetts $58,240
Maryland $52,760
California $54,830
Connecticut $55,870
New York $51,160
Colorado $53,170
Virginia $47,750
New Mexico $53,280
Wisconsin $47,450
Georgia $50,650
New Jersey $38,040
North Carolina $39,070
Washington $41,750
Minnesota $48,690
Oregon $45,060
Illinois $38,557
Tennessee $43,420
Michigan $41,390
Texas $40,290
Pennsylvania $39,714
Utah $43,740
Vermont $42,070
Florida $35,100
Ohio $41,240
Missouri $38,430
Oklahoma $40,930
New Hampshire $32,240
Indiana $33,575
Arizona $32,560
Iowa $36,920
Alabama $34,360
South Carolina $32,910
Kentucky $36,210
Maine $34,800
Louisiana $28,720
Kansas $31,290
Nebraska $25,620

How do desktop publisher salaries compare to similar careers?

Desktop publishers earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than audio and video equipment technicians but more than games testers.

Career Median Salary
Audio and video equipment technician salary $44K
Web designer salary $37K
Search engine optimization specialist salary $39K
Quality assurance analyst salary $41K
Broadcast and sound engineering technician salary $40K
Desktop publisher salary $43K
Digital marketing specialist salary $39K
Recording engineer salary $34K
Social media manager salary $31K
Games tester salary $29K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)