Career Outlook for Desktop Publishers

Also known as:  Desktop Publisher, Desktop Publishing Specialist, DTP Operator, Electronic Console Display Operator, Electronic Imager, Electronic Pagination System Operator, Electronic Publisher, Electronic Publishing Specialist
The overall job outlook for Desktop Publisher careers has been negative since 2004. Vacancies for this career have decreased by 38.85 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 6.48 percent per year. Demand for Desktop Publishers is expected to go up, with an expected 350 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 0.22 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Desktop Publishers in the following states
California 1,630
Pennsylvania 1,570
Florida 1,130
New York 1,090
Illinois 1,090
Texas 1,060
Massachusetts 870
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Desktop Publishers
Hawaii 50
Delaware 50
South Dakota 50
Rhode Island 50
West Virginia 60
Louisiana 60
Vermont 80