|Quick Facts: Desktop Publishers|
Desktop publishers use computer software to design page layouts for items that are printed or published online.
Many desktop publishers work full time, and they may need to work additional hours to meet publication deadlines.
Desktop publishers typically need an associate’s degree. They also receive short-term on-the-job training lasting about 1 month.
Overall employment of desktop publishers is projected to grow $pc.toString().replaceAll("^\-","") percent from 2020 to 2030, $gra.
About $tools.number.format('#,###',$op) openings for desktop publishers are projected each year, on average, over the decade. Many of those openings are expected to result from the need to replace workers who transfer to different occupations or exit the labor force, such as to retire.
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