Technical communicators work alongside scientists, engineers, and government officials to help make complex ideas accessible to everyone. Students develop professional writing techniques and build expertise in interpreting administrative rules. This program also offers a degree in social media communication.
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Read transcript or proof type setup to detect and mark for correction any grammatical, typographical, or compositional errors. Includes proofreaders of Braille.
Hourly Wage: $16.87
Currently Employed: 65
65 people are employed as Proofreaders and Copy Markers. This number is expected to increase by 6.15% over the next four years.
Plan, coordinate, or edit content of material for publication. May review proposals and drafts for possible publication. Includes technical editors.
Hourly Wage: $23.66
Currently Employed: 897
897 people are employed as Editors. This number is expected to increase by 4.79% over the next four years.
Write technical materials, such as equipment manuals, appendices, or operating and maintenance instructions. May assist in layout work.
Hourly Wage: $30.44
Currently Employed: 574
574 people are employed as Technical Writers. This number is expected to increase by 7.84% over the next four years.
Design, create, and modify Web sites. Analyze user needs to implement Web site content, graphics, performance, and capacity. May integrate Web sites with other computer applications. May convert written, graphic, audio, and video components to compatible Web formats by using software designed to facilitate the creation of Web and multimedia content.
Hourly Wage: $31.46
Currently Employed: 2705
2705 people are employed as Web Developers. This number is expected to increase by 12.87% over the next four years.
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